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Miniature jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 4.5 cm (1 3/8 x 1 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-172

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of two model shoulder jars, crude brown ware.

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-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