Squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, late Dynasty 3
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan
Diameter: 23 cm (9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
It has two ledge handles modeled on the shoulders. The base is rounded, and the rim is flattened and everted. The surface is rough. It is complete.
From Zawyet el-Aryan. 1911: 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition