Shouldered jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 522 debris

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 12 cm (6 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-56

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, red brown ware, black centered, red wash, rim broken, type III, 2, b

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