Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 2416 D III, in wood coffin
Overall: 6 x 6.5 cm (2 3/8 x 2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Miniature jar with pronounced, flattened shoulder, no rim, no neck; wide, flaring flat base. Brownware. Good condition; base chipped.
From Giza, G 2416 D III, in wood coffin. 1936: 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