Squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple
Height x width: 8.5 x 18.5 cm (3 3/8 x 7 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
It is convex shaped. The base is rounded, and the rim is inverted. It is colored greenish-black and white. There is no ring at the top. It is broken and mended. Fragments are missing.
From Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition