Jug

Egyptian


Dimensions

Overall: 15.3 x 10.5 cm (6 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.767

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jug. Light-red clay, tiny neck, flat circular rim, surface smooth and slightly glazed, large body, single strap-handle, body scratched, handle clumsily attached.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription