Shouldered jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 506

Dimensions

Overall: 11.5 x 18 cm (4 1/2 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-83

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, flat base, red brown ware, hand-molded below shoulder

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