Model shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7440 Z
Height x diameter: 6.2 x 4.2 cm (2 7/16 x 1 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Egypt: Old Kingdom Funerary Arts Gallery (Gallery 105B)
One of five model shouldered jars.
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