Small neckless shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, early Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G 1201:11
Rim diameter: 7 cm; Base diameter: 7 cm; Maximum diameter: 10.5 cm; Height: 13.2 cm
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
Not On View
Small (reduced-size) neckless shouldered jar with collared rim and flat base: complete. The entire vessel is wheelmade and bears no trace of a slip. The bottom half of the jar was cut into shape after being thrown on the wheel. Resembles depictions of the nmst jar. // Eg.Inv.8220.
From Giza, G 1201:11 (Wep-m-nofret). / G 14 Pot 10. [Exped. date] 1913-1914. 19?: 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