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Ovoid jar with quatrefoil rim and incised decoration

Egyptian
First Intermediate Period


Findspot: Egypt, Sheikh Farag, 534

Dimensions

Overall: 12.2 x 10.3 cm (4 13/16 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-109

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small, round-bottomed jar, red brown ware, quatrefoil mouth, incised bands, red wash.

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 1923: 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