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Squat jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, III/12

Accession Number

47.1949

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Squat jar of veined white limestone, broken into five pieces; almost complete.

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Menkaura Valley Temple, III/12. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition