Bag shaped jar

Egyptian
Late Period–Roman Imperial Period
332 B.C.–A.D.476


Findspot: Egypt, Naukratis, Cemetery

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 10.1 x 7.8 cm (4 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

88.729

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Naukratis, Cemetery. 1886-7: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; December 22, 1887, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession Date: April 1, 1888)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription