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Shouldered jar

Large shoulder jar, red brown ware, red wash, type 23-10-218

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 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,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 17.5 cm (9 1/16 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-355

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels