Sherds from two jars
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4240
Rim diameter of one of the vessels: 9.4 cm
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
Not On View
Three sherds from two jars. One is represented by a sherd of a handmade pointed base with white slipped exterior. The other is represented by two sherds from its rolled rim, making up roughly 50% of the rim. The rim was made on the slow wheel or related turning device; it is white slipped on both the exterior and interior of the sherds.
From Giza, G 4240. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition