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Shoulder jar

One of two. Ware type: Body type: shoulder Profile: narrow neck Rim type: flaring, everted Base: flat Surface: Condition: rim, base broken Decoration:

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag, 231. 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, First Intermediate Period,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 17 x 10.5 cm (6 11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-407b

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels