Jar

Egyptian


Object Place: Egypt, Tanis

Dimensions

Overall: 13.9 x 10.4 cm (5 1/2 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.763

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red clay; surface smooth and slightly polished; flaring mouth; foot-piece slightly nicked.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription