Ointment jar with cover

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom
2061–1640 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, Tomb S.F. 5412

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 10.5 x 8 cm (4 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

24.597

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. S. F. 5412. 23-12-68. 1923: 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