Jug with long handle

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1539–1295/1292 B.C.


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 14.6 x 6.6 cm (5 3/4 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

72.1427

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Greenish white glaze; traces of red spots; no ornamentation; one handle; rim broken.

Provenance

By 1836: Robert Hay Collection, Linplum, Scotland; 1863: to his son, Robert James Alexander Hay; 1868-1872: Way Collection, Boston (purchased by Samuel A. Way through London dealers Rollin and Feuardent, 27 Haymarket); 1872: given to the MFA by Samuel's son, C. Granville Way.

Credit Line

Hay Collection—Gift of C. Granville Way