Slender pointed jar with flaring neck
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6
Height: 23.6 cm (9 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
Beautiful shape; four holes near edge, mended on one side.
Hu (Diospolis Parva), Egypt, Y 90. 1898-1899: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund (EEF); assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
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