Four conjoined jars

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 231

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 8 cm (3 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-390

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Four conjoined ovoid jars with flat bases, everted rims; complete except for rim chipping.

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 231. 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