Globular jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Tanis (San el-Hagar)

Dimensions

Overall: 11.6 x 13 cm (4 9/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.730

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bright red clay; surface rough; pointed base; wide mouth with narrow rim.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription