Fragment of New Year's flask

Egyptian
Late Period
760–332 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Giza, Ave 3 Debris

Dimensions

Overall: 2.6 x 4.1 x 0.3 cm (1 x 1 5/8 x 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

25.2962

Medium or Technique

Faience

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Shoulder fragment of “New Year’s” bottle. Green glaze. Blue paste. Hard baked.

Provenance

From Egypt. Giza; Avenue 3 debris. excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition