Sherds from a shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 4440 A, shaft
Base diameter: approx. 7.3 cm
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
Not On View
4 sherds from a shouldered jar with a flat base: 3 from the body and 1 from the base. Wheel made, with a red slipped and burnished exterior. Base approx. 45% complete. There are no joins between the sherds.
From Giza, G 4440 A, shaft. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition