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Bag-shaped jar

One of three jars; red-brown ware

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 5102. 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, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 18 cm (8 1/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-12-651A

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels