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Bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Sheikh Farag, 231

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 14.5 cm (8 1/4 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-419a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bag-shaped jar, small, flat base, narrow neck, everted rim (chipped). Slightly irregular.

Provenance

From Sheik el-Farag, 231. 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