Imported long necked flask with pinched spout and handle
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Tomb G 1233 A
Height x diameter: 30 x 22.5 cm (11 13/16 x 8 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Out on Loan
On display at Houston Museum of Natural Science, TX, May 17, 2013 – June 30, 2018
Imported long necked flask with a pinched spout and a handle. It has a trefoil spout. The base is flat. There are horizontal striations around the shoulder.
From Giza, tomb G 1233 A. 1912-13: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt, Dec. 4, 1913.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition