Bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 506

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 9 cm (5 5/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-77A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of four jars, red brown ware, three incomplete. Type III, 1, a

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 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