Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4, reign of Snefru to Khufu
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 7000 X
Overall: 13 x 16 cm (5 1/8 x 6 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Globular, bag-shaped jar with round base and flattened, everted rim. Brownware. Surface heavily eroded. Broken and repaired; about 40% complete.
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