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Fragments of a handled jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple I- 355

Accession Number

47.2104

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: globular
Profile: squat
Rim type: rolled, everted
Base: flattened
Surface Condition: in thirteen fragments and incomplete

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple I- 355. 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