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Fragment sof a shoulder jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2150 A, debris of chamber

Accession Number

33.1054

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: brownware
Vessel type: shoulder jar
Profile: tall; shoulder
Rim type: short neck; rolled rim
Base: missing
Surface Condition: exterior discolored; interior encrusted
Vessel Condition: three large fragments; mostly incomplete
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2150 A, debris of chamber. 1933: 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