Bag-shaped jar

Egyptian
Middle Kingdom


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 5106

Dimensions

Overall: 31 x 22 cm (12 3/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-494

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Shoulder jar, red-brown ware, red wash; field number on pot mislabelled as “23-11-495”

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag 5106. 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