Squat vessel with false lug handles

Egyptian
Early Dynastic Period
2960–2649 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 11.7 x 12.4 cm (4 5/8 x 4 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

37.2741

Medium or Technique

Diorite

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar with dummy lug handles. Diorite.

Provenance

From Giza. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition and assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition