Jar with handle in the form of an ibex

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
664–525 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, G I-c

Dimensions

Height: 7.7 cm (3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.1863

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Alabaster. Fragment of vase with single handle in form of ibex head. Mouth a spout. Inlaid eyes. Base separate cemented in, now missing.

Provenance

From Giza, G I-c. 1925: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston 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