Jar with quatrefoil rim

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5120

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 16 cm (4 3/4 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-562

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, quatrefoil rim, red-brown ware with incised band of decoration

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 5120. 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