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Model jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 52

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 7.3 x 5.4 cm (2 7/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2468

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model offering jar with a white chalky body; surface spotted with black; drilling with borer partly done; cracked and chipped.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 52. 1910-11: 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.

(Accession date: October 19, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition