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Hes jar fragments

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, tomb 231

Accession Number

23-11-404

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fragments of a Hes jar; flat and slightly flaring base, and a rolled everted rim. In five fragments and incomplete.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, tomb 231. 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