Tall ovoid jar

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 60/X

Dimensions

Overall: 14.1 x 9.9 cm (5 9/16 x 3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2954

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red clay; painted dark red and light buff on outside; traces on neck of decorations painted in black; rim nicked; fair condition.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, Grave Z 60. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: From Zawyet el-Aryan, Z/60/X.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition