Globular wide-necked jar

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 330

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.3 x 7.8 cm (2 7/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2436

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The stone is coarse-grained. It is discolored with black on the interior. The base is flat and footed, and the rim is rolled and everted. The rim is slightly chipped. Otherwise, it is complete and in good condition.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 330. 1910-11:excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition