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Bag-shaped jar and rim fragment

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 534

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 11 cm (5 1/2 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-106

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar and rim fragment of red-brown ware vessel; hand-molded, flattened base; wheel-made; rim chipped; uneven

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 534. 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