Model slender shouldered jar
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Temple, room M69
Height x diameter: 8.6 x 3.9 cm (3 3/8 x 1 9/16 in.)
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Faience model slender shouldered jar. It has a light blue glaze. It has a closed mouth. The base is flat, and the rim is slightly rolled. It is heavily made. It is much worn. The surface is pitted in some areas.
From Abydos, temple M 69. 1903: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1903)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription