Globular shouldered jar
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 316
Height x diameter: 7.4 x 6.9 cm (2 15/16 x 2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained, wavy-lined, and white veined. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. It is in good condition and complete, except for a nick in the rim.
From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 316. 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: December 7, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition