Squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple
Height x diameter: 8.5 x 14.9 cm (3 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
It is convex shaped and high shouldered. It is colored white and greenish-black. There is a ring at the top. The rim is rolled and everted. It is broken and mended. Fragments are missing.
From Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple. 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