Squat shouldered jar with handle
Old Kingdom, Dynasty 6–10
Findspot: Egypt, Mesheikh, Mes/104/A
Diameter: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.) Diameter (including handle): 12.2 cm (4 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)
Not On View
The base is rounded and the rim is inverted. There is no ring on top. The handle is broken. Otherwise, it is complete. It is from offering box 12.1244.
From Egypt, Mesheikh. 1912: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Findspot Information: From Mesheikh. Mes / 104 / A
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition