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Globular jar

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Shaft 12B, in NE corner of coffin

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 14.5 x 12.8 cm (5 11/16 x 5 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-534

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red ware jar with everted rim, broken.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 12, pit B. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA b y the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition