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Quatrefoil-mouthed jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 535

Accession Number

23-11-270

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Two jars. Spherical jar, quatrefoil mouth, incised lines, red brown ware, hand-molded base, red wash, in fragments.

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