Small Collared Jar (Slender shouldered jar)
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4340 A, debris in shaft
Rim diameter: 3.4 cm; Height: 13.5 cm
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
Not On View
Small (reduced-scale) collared jar with collared rim and pointed base: reconstructed from sherds. Rim and base are complete, though missing a few sherds from the body. The jar was made entirely on the wheel and is unslipped.
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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition