Globular jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 231

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 16 cm (9 13/16 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-415a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of three; Globular jar; round base; rolled, everted rim (chipped); large crack on body.

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 231. 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