Jar

Egyptian


Object Place: Egypt, From San-el-Hagar, (Tanis)

Dimensions

Overall: 40 x 24 cm (15 3/4 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.711

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bright-red clay color; rough surface; pointed base; rim of mouth 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