Quatrefoil-mouthed jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 535

Dimensions

Overall: 15 x 12.5 cm (5 7/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-271

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, red brown ware, 4-foil rim, type 23-11-201 only without pattern on shoulder, merely two wet-incised lines.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 535. 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