Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X
Overall: 14.5 x 18.5 cm (5 11/16 x 7 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Globular, bag-shaped jar with round base and flattened, everted rim. Brownware. Surface heavily worn. Several body cracks; about one third of rim missing.
From Giza, G 7000 X. 1934: excavated by the Harvard University-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