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Bag-shaped jar and fragments

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 506

Dimensions

Overall: 20 x 16.5 cm (7 7/8 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-73A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of six jars, red brown ware, type II, 1, b

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