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Jar

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.1 x 2.1 cm (3 3/16 x 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2524

Medium or Technique

Stone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Tall, slender, bluish-gray vessel, fine-grained and spotted with black, with a flat base, flat rim, and raised shoulder. The interior is bored and the rim battered, but otherwise in good condition.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition