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Jar fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple 72-6

Accession Number

47.2174

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: shoulder
Profile: squat
Rim type:?
Base: wide, flat
Surface: red burnished
Condition: In fifteen (15) fragments

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, 72-6. 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