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Cylinderical jar with contents

Egyptian
Late Period, Dynasty 26, reign of Amasis
570–526 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, room III, in radium

Dimensions

Overall: 2.2 x 4.3 x 7.4 cm (7/8 x 1 11/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

29.2587

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Egypt, Giza, Pit G 7757 A, (tomb of Kheperre) room III, in radium. 1929 : 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