Jar with red-washed rim

Egyptian
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18
1550–1295 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Naga ed-Der, Sheikh Farag, Tomb 533

Dimensions

Overall: 33.5 x 23 cm (13 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-170

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

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.

Provenance

1923: Excavated at Sheikh Farag (SF 533, field no. 23-10-170) by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, October 22, 1923.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition