Long-necked flask

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


Dimensions

Height x diameter: 10.5 x 9 cm (4 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1868

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

On View

Egyptian New Kingdom Gallery (Gallery 210)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thin and fine grain.

Provenance

Said to be from Sheikh Ali (Abadiya). 1904: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe as part of a group (04.1868-04.1873, 04.1875-04.1887) for £10. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund