Globular shouldered jar on a stand

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2134 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2353 B

Dimensions

Height: 24 cm (9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3103

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The jar and the stand are one piece.The base of the stand is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted.There is a molded band around the base of the jar and the top of the stand.The interior is gouged out.The surface is worn.It is complete.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza. 1913: 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.

Findspot Information: Giza G 2353 B.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition