Flat-bottomed bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh el-Farag, 534, #27

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 10 cm (4 3/4 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-250a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small jar; red brown ware, incomplete quatrifoil rim, type 23-10-3, white slip.

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 534, #27. 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