Globular shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4733 E
Base diameter: 6.0 cm
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
Not On View
Almost-globular shouldered jar with flat base: reconstructed from sherds, rim and neck not preserved. Longest profile remaining is from base to shoulder. The vessel is entirely wheelmade, with a red slip on the exterior. // 14-2-121 aa.
From Giza, G4733E. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-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