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Jar stopper

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–5
2575–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 10 cm (1 3/4 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

12-10-48.1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar stopper from wide mouthed jar.

Provenance

From Giza. 1912: 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