Miniature neckless shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4540 A, chamber
Rim diameter: 5 cm; Base diameter: 4.3 cm; Height: 6.5 cm
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
Not On View
Miniature, globular neckless shouldered jar with flat base and collared rim: complete. The entire vessel was manufactured using the wheel, as is common for this class of pottery.
From Giza, G 4540 A, chamber. 1913: 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