Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4220 A, burial chamber
Overall: 7 x 4 cm (2 3/4 x 1 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Miniature, tall shoulder jar with elongated neck, wide open mouth, wide flaring base and carinated, vertical rim. Red-brownware, wet smoothed. Good condition. Slightly unevenly shaped.
From Giza, G 4220 A, burial chamber. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition