Round-bottomed bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period to Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 536

Dimensions

Overall: 19.5 x 12.5 cm (7 11/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-209A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of three jars, red brown ware, type 23-10-116

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 536. 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