Bag-shaped jar with rounded bottom

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 534

Dimensions

Overall: 20.5 x 16 cm (8 1/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-115

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Round-based jar, red brown ware, wheel-made, hand-molded base, rim slightly chipped.

Provenance

From Sheikh 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