First Intermediate Period
Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, tomb 231
Overall: 21 x 16.5 cm (8 1/4 x 6 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ovoid jar; wheel-turned on top half of body only, lower body is rough. Round base, and rim is angular, everted, and chipped.
From Sheikh Farag, tomb 231. excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition