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Sherds from a Small collared jar (Slender shouldered jar)

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft

Dimensions

Rim diameter: approx. 4.5 cm

Accession Number

13.5592

Medium or Technique

Pottery (Nile Silt)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Sherds from a small (reduced-scale) collared jar with collared rim: not reconstructed Approximately 50% of the rim remains. The jar was made entirely on the wheel and is unslipped. // 13.5600, 13.5667.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition