Tall wavy-handled jar
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 43
Height x diameter: 26.7 x 11.1 cm (10 1/2 x 4 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Alabaster; mottled translucent and white; broken and mended; part of rim and one side missing.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 43. 1910-11: 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.
(Accession date: October 19, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition