White storage jar

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–19
1550–1186 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Tell Nabasha

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 27.4 x 21.6 cm (10 13/16 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

87.548

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pinkish brown clay; handles on sides; rounded bottom; several incised lines.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha (Am). 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 24, 1887. (Accession date: June 24, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription