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Globular jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 534 #24

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 10.5 cm (4 5/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-242

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Spherical jar, fine red-brown ware, pebble-burnished, rim broken

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 534 #24 1923: 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