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Shouldered jar

Egyptian


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 546

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 21 x 11.4 cm (8 1/4 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-66

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

“Hes” vase, red brown ware, red wash, rim incomplete. Few pieces.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 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