Squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, El Kab
Height x diameter: 13.8 x 1.1 cm (5 7/16 x 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The base is flat, and the rim is flattened and everted. It is in two fragments. There is a piece missing from the side.
From Egypt, El Kab. 1897: excavated by James E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account; assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.
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