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Brownware collared jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1201

Dimensions

Overall: 11.5 x 11 cm (4 1/2 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

47.1967

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: brown
Vessel type: shoulder
Profile: globular
Rim type: collared
Base: flat
Surface Condition: pinkish slip; white encrustations
Vessel Condition: large fragment missing, mostly complete
Decoration:
Other: G 1201/13 written on object

Provenance

From Giza, G 1201 . 19?: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition