Long-necked flask with horizontal loop handles

Egyptian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.5 x 7.8 cm (3 3/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2707

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Long necked flask with horizontal loop handles. There are two handles on the shoulders. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled. It is red-brown polished. There is black painted line decoration on the shoulders and rim. It is broken and mended. There are pieces missing.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition