Jar with quatrefoil rim

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5015

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 13.5 cm (7 1/16 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-126A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of six: jar, red brown ware, red wash, quatrefoil rim, incised decoration.

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