Stopper from a jar

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Giza, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 48.7 cm (7 1/2 x 19 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

20.1876c

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Models

Mud brick jar stopper from one of the jars of 20.1876a. The stopper has many occlusions.

Provenance

From Giza, G4733E. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-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