Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, temple, room M 69
Height x depth: 4.8 x 2.1 cm (1 7/8 x 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Faience dummy jar. It has a faded and worn blue-green glaze. It is a tall ovoid jar with an unusual upper body. The base is flat. It is crude modeling.
From Abydos, temple M 69. 1903: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription