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Model jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 238

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 6 cm (2 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-354A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of two model jars, brown ware, red washed outside, type 23-10-172 but larger

Provenance

From Sheikh 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