Wide-mouthed jar

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


Object Place: Egypt, Tanis

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 9 cm (3 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.772

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rough, light reddish-brown clay; slight rim; wide mouth; solid circular foot; good condition.

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