Object Place: Egypt; Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1233
Height x diameter: 39 x 33 cm (15 3/8 x 13 in.)
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Large, globular ovoid jar with long neck, narrow mouth, rolled everted rim, one vertical stirrup handle, and small, flat base. Red-brown ware, brownish-yellow slip. Raised rope pattern below neck. Rim battered, several holes in body, otherwise complete.
From Giza, G 1233 (Ankh-haf). / G 14 Pot 10. 1913-14: 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