Bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period to Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 537

Dimensions

Overall: 20.5 x 15 cm (8 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-220

Medium or Technique

Pottery (Nile Silt)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, red brown ware, type 23-10-51

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 537. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition