Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4–6
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4640 A , Shaft
Height x diameter: 7.4 x 5.3 cm (2 15/16 x 2 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Jar, the base chipped.
From Giza, G 4640 A, Shaft. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt; 1921: received by the MFA.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition