Miniature ovoid jar
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 2
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 108
Height x depth: 5.9 x 6.1 cm (2 5/16 x 2 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained. It was drilled with a borer. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. The rim is nicked. Otherwise, it is complete. The shape is uneven.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 108. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
(Accession date: October 19, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition