Bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Accession Number

97.1063

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Light red clay; short neck round bottom; white deposit on outside. From El Kab. Says “175,” “XII,” and other illegible writings.

Provenance

From Elkab. 1897, excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account , assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription