Slender pointed jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5–6
2465–2150 B.C.


Dimensions

Height: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1532

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The body is slightly shouldered. The rim is rolled and everted. The neck is slightly concave. It is complete.

Provenance

From Abydos, Sheikh Ali.
Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund