Squat shouldered jar
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 4
Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple
Height x diameter: 6.2 x 15 cm (2 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The stone is fine-grained and speckled with black. The ring is attached to the jar, but only half of it is left. The rim is plain and squared. It is incomplete.
From Giza, Menkaura (Mycerinus) Valley Temple. 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