Model jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5209 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 4.5 cm (1 9/16 x 1 3/4 in.) Storage: 3 x 3 x 3 cm, 0.5 lb. (1 3/16 x 1 3/16 x 1 3/16 in., 0.2 kg)

Accession Number

23-12-19

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Model jar, K. W. blade-trimmed base. Drabware, grayish exterior. Type 23-10-276a.

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