Squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Height x diameter: 13.5 x 19 cm (5 5/16 x 7 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Long handles on outer surface smooth and polished; inner surface rough; broken in middle.
By 1909: purchased in Egypt by Joseph Lindon Smith; 1909: on loan to the MFA; 1911: purchased by the MFA through funds provided by Mary S. Ames.
(Accession date: August 3, 1911.)
Gift of Miss Mary S. Ames