Ovoid jar with quatrefoil rim

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period to Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 537

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 8 cm (3 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-229A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of two small jars, brown ware, type 23-10-110 (but without incised lines).

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 537. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition