Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6–10
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/104/A
Height x depth: 9.1 x 3.7 cm (3 9/16 x 1 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertin (Travertine (Egyptian alabaster))
Not On View
The base is flattened. Part of the rim is broken off. The top of the jar is encrusted with black. It is from offering box 12.1244.
From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / 104 / A
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition