Jar

Egyptian


Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 16 cm (5 1/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.725

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Coarse light-red clay; surface rough; pointed base; narrow rim at neck; two small handles; broken and cracked.

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