Small shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G
Base diameter: 3.2 cm; Maximum diameter: 12.5
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile Silt)
Not On View
Small shouldered jar with flat base: reassembled from sherds and missing neck and rim. The jar was made on the wheel. Its exterior is coated in a red slip, which was possibly burnished.
From Giza, G . 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