Early Bronze Age
Object Place: Egypt; Findspot: Egypt, Giza
Height x diameter: 52 x 38 cm (20 1/2 x 14 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
“Special ware” oil jar with two vertical handles and flat base; red ware; partly covered with thin coat of plaster; decorated with incised horizontal lines and impressed diagonal hatchings; foreign cylinder seal impression nearly vertically on shoulder. Repaired and partly restored in 1952.
Findspot Information: From Giza, G 2370 B / Exp.Ph. C 13649.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition