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Long-necked flask with horizontal loop handles

Dull cream clay; pointed base and large loop handles. Mended and restored.

Provenance

From pharoah's house at Tell Dafana (Daphnae). 1886: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1, 1887.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Object Place

Cypriote

Accession Number

87.625

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels