Jar with quatrefoil rim

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 254B

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 9 cm (3 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-376C

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of four small jars, red-brown ware, red wash, quatrefoil rim, wet-incised decoration on shoulder

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 254B. 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