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Footed Jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Mes 981

Dimensions

Height: 11.0 cm (4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3826

Medium or Technique

Breccia?

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Breccia(?)  two small pierced handles.

Provenance

From Mesaid (Mesa'eed), tomb 981 [M/981]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition