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Bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period to Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 522

Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 10 cm (7 1/2 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-49A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of two jars like 23-10-14. Red brown ware.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, SF 522. 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