Spouted jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6, reign of Neferkara Pepy II
2246–2152 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb of Impy, G 2381 A

Dimensions

Height: 20.5 cm (8 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.2945

Medium or Technique

Copper

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Flaring beaker tapering to small splayed base with long spout extending from below rolled rim.

Provenance

From Giza G 2381 A (tomb of Impy). 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition