Quatrefoil-mouthed jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 535

Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 8.5 cm (7 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-288

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, red brown ware, 4-foil rim, type 23-10-16

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