Ovoid jar

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 347/2

Dimensions

Overall: 24.9 x 20.3 cm (9 13/16 x 8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2981

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red clay; haematite wash; slight white incrustation; pointed foot; good condition.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 347. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(accession date: December 7, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition