Tall ovoid jar

Egyptian


Object Place: Egypt, Tanis

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 14.5 cm (10 1/4 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.714

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rough, light-red clay; surface defaced; pointed bottom; narrow necking about the mouth.

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