Jar

Egyptian
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364


Dimensions

Overall: 17.7 x 12 cm (6 15/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

86.770

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar. Light red of rough clay, surface rough, slight rim, thick clumsy handle.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar), house 14. 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