Shouldered jar

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 529A

Dimensions

Overall: 19.5 x 11.5 cm (7 11/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-149

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Shoulder jar, red brown ware, wheel-made, hand-molded base

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 529A. 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