Bag-shaped globular jar

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Ihnasya el-Medina (Herakleoplis Magna)

Dimensions

Height: 9.7 cm (3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

91.258

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. The neck is flaring. It has white horizontal viening. It is complete.

Provenance

From Ihnasya el-Medina (Herakleoplis Magna). 1890-1891: excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 1891, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession date: December 8, 1891)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription