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Fragment of New Year's flask

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit J Chamber, Isis temple

Dimensions

Overall: 3.4 x 3.8 cm (1 5/16 x 1 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

26-3-47

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragment from shoulder of New Year’s bottle with part of horizontal band. Light blue glaze outside, none inside.

Provenance

From Egypt. Giza; Pit J Chamber, Isis temple. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition