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Fragments of New Year's flask

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: (a) 3.5 x 0.3 x 5.3 cm (1 3/8 x 1/8 x 2 1/16 in.) Overall: (b) 0.3 cm, 3.5 kg, 5.3 cm (1/8 in., 7.7 lb., 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

25.2860

Medium or Technique

Frit

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One portion of side of flask decorated with rosettes and enclosed line design; two pieces join of top of vessel with garland collar design.

Provenance

From Egypt. Giza G 7510. 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