Shouldered jar with stopper

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, tomb 6D

Dimensions

Diameter x height: 21.6 x 35.4 cm (8 1/2 x 13 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-4-150

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Jar, ordinary red ware, red wash, sealed with mud, filled with mud, debris.

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 6, pit D. 1915: 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