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Redware jar fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
2323–2150 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2357 Z

Accession Number

33.1152

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware
Vessel type: shoulder jar?
Profile:
Rim type: missing
Base: flat
Surface Condition: polished red exterior
Vessel Condition: incomplete, in thirteen fragments
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Giza, G 2357 Z. 1933: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition