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Globular jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 534

Dimensions

Overall: 15 x 8 cm (5 7/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-120A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of four round bottomed, red brown ware, hand-made base, two rims chipped.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 534. 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