Jar

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic dynasty)–Roman Imp


Findspot: Egypt, Giza

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 11.5 cm (3 15/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

47.1663

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar. Globular; with low base and notched rim; fine red ware; partly painted white and decorated with two horizontal straight lines and two wavy lines in black.

Provenance

From Giza; G 7500 Street in debris east of G 7540 / Exp.Ph. B 9313 / C 11529
Harvard University - Museum of Fine Arts Expedition. May, 1928. Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition