Amphora

Egyptian
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364


Object Place: Egypt, San-el-Hagar (Tanis)

Dimensions

Other: 60 x 28 cm (23 5/8 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

86.710

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dull red clay; neck and upper part of body decorated with horizontal flutes; traces of white priming; two handles.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription