Squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple
Height x diameter: 6.4 x 11.6 cm (2 1/2 x 4 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
It is convex shaped with a high shoulder. The base is flat, and the rim is inverted. It is broken and mended. One fragment is missing.
From Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition