Large piriform storage jar
New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Akhenaten
Findspot: Egypt, Tell el Amarna
Overall: 65 x 43 cm (25 9/16 x 16 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pottery (marl clay)
Not On View
Large, piriform storage jar in marl clay.
From Tell el Amarna. 1923-4: excavated by EES; Given as an anonymous gift in honor of Dr. Rita Freed, Curator of the Department of Art of the Ancient World: Ancient Egyptian, Nubian and Near Eartern Art.
Museum purchase with funds given anonymously in honor of Dr. Rita Freed, Curator of the Department of Ancient Egyptian, Nubian, and Near Eastern Art