Flat based jar carved from hornblende diorite, with a flat-topped rim and two lug handles. The craftsman abandoned work on the jar, leaving the surface unpolished, lug-handles not fully shaped or pierced, and with a shallow and narrow unfinished interior (40 mm deep).
Ex William St Chad Boscawen collection (no. 1336); sold by Robert de Rustafjaell, 9-10 December 1907 (lot 63/2, pl. I.63).