Miniature neckless shoulder jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4140 A pit
Rim diameter: 4.0 cm; Base diameter: 3.8 cm; Height: 5 cm
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
Not On View
Miniature, squat neckless shouldered jar with collared rim: complete. The entire vessel was manufactured using the wheel, as is common for this class of pottery. The jar is unslipped and the exterior weathered. // 13-12-22c.1.
From Giza, G 4140 A pit. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition