Slender shouldered jar with flaring rim and pointed base

Egyptian
Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–11
2323–1991 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naga el-Deir, N 2021

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .167 m. Diameter at shoulder .057 m.

Accession Number

47.1694

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Naga el-Deir, N 2021, no. 1.Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947