Tall shouldered jar with flaring neck (hes-vase)

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 529

Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 11.5 cm (9 7/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-146

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Tall shoulder jar, flat-bottomed, red brown ware, red wash

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 1923: 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