Lentoid flask

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26
688–525 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Nabasha, Cem. of the Cypriote mercenaries, tomb 29

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 6 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.46029

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Globular jar with painted decoration, two handles.

Provenance

From Tel Nabasha, vemetery of the Cypriote mercenaries, tomb 29. 1887: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund (EEF); assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; voted to the MFA by the EEF.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription