Jar with cinquefoil rim

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5015

Dimensions

Overall: 16.5 x 12.5 cm (6 1/2 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-125

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, red brown ware, red wash, cinquefoil rim, wet-incised decoration on shoulder

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 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