Large storage jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Predynastic


Findspot: Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2019./1

Dimensions

Overall: 55 x 17 cm (21 5/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5173

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: Red Ware
Vessel type: Large Storage Jar
Profile: Shoulder
Rim type: rolled everted
Base: round
Surface Condition: trimmed vertically
Vessel Condition: very good
Decoration: pinkish fabrik

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2019/1. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition