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Bag-shaped jar

red-brown ware jar

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 5029. 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

Egyptian,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 16 x 8 cm (6 5/16 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-231

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels