Jar with quatrefoil rim

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 231

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 11 cm (4 5/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-394a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of four.
Ware type:
Body type: ovoid
Profile:
Rim type: quatrefoil
Base:
Surface:
Condition:
Decoration: incised wave between two vertical lines

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 231. 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