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Shoulder jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 231

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 10.5 cm (6 11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-407b

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

One of two.
Ware type:
Body type: shoulder
Profile: narrow neck
Rim type: flaring, everted
Base: flat
Surface:
Condition: rim, base broken
 Decoration:

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 231. 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