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Pointed jar base

Egyptian
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
2575–2465 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4540 A, chamber

Accession Number

13-12-22f.1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One fragment of pointed base from a shoulder jar; brownware with light pinkish orange slip.

Provenance

From Giza, G 4540 A, chamber. 1913: 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