Long-necked flask with foot

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.3 x 7.2 cm (2 7/8 x 2 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2422

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The stone is fine-grained and wavy-lined. The base is flat and footed, and the rim is rolled and everted. It is broken and mended. Small fragments are missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition