Miniature shouldered jar with flat base
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4630 A, shaft
Rim diameter: 5.8 cm; Base diameter: 2.7 cm; Height: 9.5 cm
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
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Miniature shouldered jar with modeled rim and small, flat base: reconstructed from sherds and largely complete. The base is irregular and uneven. The entire vessel was manufactured using the wheel, as is common for this class of pottery.
From Giza, G 4630 A, shaft. 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