Jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 535

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 23 cm (3 3/8 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-275A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, red brown ware, hand-molded base.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 535. 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