Jar

Egyptian


Dimensions

Overall: 15.8 x 9 cm (6 1/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.766

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Double handled jar. Coarse, light-brown clay, rough surface, heavy, small neck, small circular ring for foot, complete.

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