Necked globular jar

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12
1991–1783 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, El Kab

Dimensions

Overall: 41.4 x 26.2 cm (16 5/16 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.1065

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red clay; rather short neck and round sides and bottom; four rows of horizontal scratches on body; four knobs around edge with three dark red painted bands below.

Provenance

From Elkab. 1897, excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account , assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription