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Squat jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom
2649–2100 B.C.


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

Accession Number

47.1950

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Squat jar of veined white limestone, broken into eight 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