Squat jar

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1–2
2960–2469 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 6.8 x 19 cm (2 11/16 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.1148

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition