Fragment of a squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Height x depth: 6.4 x 12.5 cm (2 1/2 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
One ledge handles remains. The base is rounded, and the rim is flattened and everted. Only half of the jar remains.
From Zawyet el-Aryan. 1911: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition