Jar with pointed bottom
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Height x diameter: 17.2 x 4.5 cm (6 3/4 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Out on Loan
On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2018
Finely formed; cracked.
From Sheikh Ali. 1903: Purchased in Egypt by Albert M. Lythgoe for the MFA.
Emily Esther Sears Fund