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Footed jar

Basalt; base broken off; two pierced handles.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 744 [M/744]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Object Place for Label

Accession Number

13.3846

Medium or Technique

Basalt

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels