Squat jar with horizontal bands

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naga ed-Der, Sheikh Farag, SF 533b

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 12.65 x 12.2 cm (5 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-171

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Squat jar of pale marl clay, with flat botton and cylindrical neck. Light drab wash with horizontal bands in purplish paint around base of neck and at widest point; painted marks on rim.

Provenance

1923: Excavated at Sheikh Farag (SF 533b, field no. 23-10-171) by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition October 22, 1923.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition