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Vase

Egyptian
Roman Imperial Period
30 B.C.–A.D 364


Object Place: Egypt, Tanis

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 11 cm (5 1/8 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.771

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rough, light reddish-brown clay; surface spotted with a crystalline substance; wide mouth; broken and cracked; pointed foot.

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