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Fragments of shoulder jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple I 56-114

Accession Number

47.2110

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: shoulder
Rim type: rolled, everted
Base: pointed
Condition: in 24 (twenty-four) total fragments

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple I 56-114. 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