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Jar stopper with seal impression

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Giza, Egypt

Accession Number

28.1484b

Medium or Technique

Mud

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Mud stopper from beer jar. Somewhat broken and separate from the jar to which it belongs (28.1484a).

Provenance

From Giza, debris E of mastaba G 7525. 1928: 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