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Bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period to Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 549

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 13 cm (7 1/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-293

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, red brown ware, covered in white plaster. Type 23-10-82.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 549. 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