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Jar fragments

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 5
2465–2323 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4733 E

Accession Number

14-2-120a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Body type: ovoid
Profile:
Rim type: plain, everted
Base: pointed
Condition: repaired; incomplete, in eleven total fragments

Provenance

From Giza, G4733E. 1914: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition