Necked globular jar

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 51 A, chamber debris

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 24 cm (11 13/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-237

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Large globular jar, discolored, round base, shoulder at midpoint, incised lines at neck, misshapen

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 51, pit A chamber debris. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition