Shouldered jar

Egyptian
Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty)
335–30 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Tanis (San el-Hagar)

Dimensions

Overall: 11 x 7 cm (4 5/16 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

86.745

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Coarse, light-red clay; pointed foot; small mouth; good condition.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription