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Shoulder jar fragments

Near Eastern
Early Bronze Age
about 2625–2500 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4240 A

Accession Number

13.5660

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Tall shoulder jar with rolled rim and wide mouth. Redware with pinkish wash. Five total fragments; incomplete. Surface eroding.

Note in TMS says that the jar has two handles, but no indication found on vessel.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4240 A. 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