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Bag-shaped jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 233

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 14.5 cm (8 11/16 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-300a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of eighteen.
Ware type: red-brown ware
Body type:
Profile: bag
Rim type: rolled, everted
Base: round
Surface:
Condition: complete, but in two pieces
 Decoration:

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 233. 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