Jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11.5 x 11 cm (4 1/2 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-437

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small jar, quatrefoil rim, red brown ware, with incised decoration, flat base.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag 5101. 1923 excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition