Globular shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1201
Rim diameter: 6.2 cm; Base diameter: approx. 3 cm; Height: 12.3 cm
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
Not On View
Globular shouldered jar with rolled rim and flat base: complete, aside from some small holes in the base. The vessel was handmade to the shoulder; the shoulder and above were manufactured on the wheel. The exterior is coated in a red slip. // Eg.Inv.8221.
From Giza, G 1201 . 19?: 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