Model jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5203 debris in pit

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 4 cm (1 9/16 x 1 9/16 in.) Storage: 2 x 3 x 3 cm, 0.5 lb. (13/16 x 1 3/16 x 1 3/16 in., 0.2 kg)

Accession Number

23-11-574

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model jar, K. W. blade-chisel. Drabware, wet smoothed. Type 23-11-6

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