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Ovoid jar with quatrefoil rim and incised decoration

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 534

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 9 cm (3 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-110

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small jar, flat base, red brown ware, red wash, quatrefoil mouth (chipped), incised lines

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 534. 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