Shouldered jar with handles (amphora)

Egyptian


Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 15 cm (7 1/2 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

86.719

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Vase. Large portion of the body covered with horizontal grooves, light-red clay, rough work, traces of light yellow priming, twisted handles, upper rim broken.

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