Marl storage jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Predynastic


Findspot: Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2085/1

Dimensions

Overall: 41 x 19 cm (16 1/8 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.5183

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: Marl
Vessel type: Storage Jar
Profile: Shouldered
Rim type: everted rolled
Base: rounded
Surface Condition: trimmed vertically
Vessel Condition: Good except for one missing rim piece and some cracks on rim, slightly erroded
 Decoration:

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2085/1. 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