Red polished jar with black stripes
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Egypt, Ahnas el-Medinet
Height x diameter: 28.5 x 10.5 cm (11 1/4 x 4 1/8 in.)
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Red polished jar with black stripes. It is made of coarse red clay. There are two black lines around the neck and on the body. It is amphora shaped with a pointed base. The rim is rolled.
From Ihnasya el-Medina (Herakleoplis Magna). 1890-1891: excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 1891, presented to the MFA by the EEF.
(Accession date: December 8, 1891)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription