Jar with red-washed rim
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
Findspot: Egypt, Naga ed-Der, Sheikh Farag, Tomb 533
Overall: 33.5 x 23 cm (13 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Large, globular jar of brownish silt fabric with pointed bottom, red-washed rim, and impressed rope pattern around widest point; upper portion wheel-made and bottom hand-molded.
1923: Excavated at Sheikh Farag (SF 533, field no. 23-10-170) by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, October 22, 1923.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition