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Fragments of a painted jar

Box of sherds from a large, three-handled jar of red silt with black painted decoration around neck.

Provenance

1923: Excavated at Sheikh Farag (SF 533, field no. 23-10-192) by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, October 22, 1923.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Accession Number

23-10-192

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels