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Jar with red wash

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naga ed-Der, Sheikh Farag, Tomb 533

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 25.2 x 16.9 cm (9 15/16 x 6 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-169

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar of rough brownish silt with red wash preserved in parts, wheel-made upper portion and hand-molded, pointed base. Incomplete.

Provenance

1923: Excavated at Sheikh Farag (SF 533, field no. 23-10-169) by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, October 22, 1923.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition