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Bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 524

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 12 cm (8 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-365

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Tall jar, flat-bottomed, red brown ware, wheel made.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag 524. 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