Model shoulder jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, pit G 7440 Z on the floor beside the sarcophagus
Height x diameter: 4.5 x 3.2 cm (1 3/4 x 1 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Model alabaster shoulder jar; base chipped.
From Giza, tomb G 7440 Z. 1927: 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 May 27, 1927)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition