Jar

Egyptian


Dimensions

Overall: 14.4 x 18.7 cm (5 11/16 x 7 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.721

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rough, light-red clay; narrow high neck; thick handle; nearly the whole surface of the body covered with horizontal channels; good condition.

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