Jar with quatrefoil rim

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 234

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

23-11-359

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, quatrefoil rim, red brown ware, type 23-10-145, but with a different rim and incised lines at shoulder.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 234. 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