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Model jar

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
1980–1630 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5052

Dimensions

Height x diameter (jar) x diameter (lid): 3.6 x 3 x 2.2 cm (1 7/16 x 1 3/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.740a-b

Medium or Technique

Bronze

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Tools and equipment

Small shoulder jar with hemispherical lid.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, Tomb 5052. December, 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1924: assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition