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Tall-necked footed flask

Alabaster. Vase with foot and wide vertical neck. Rim and base chipped. Mended.

Provenance

About 1835: collected by John Lowell with permission of the Egyptian government (Lowell diary); 1922: given to the MFA by the Estate of Mrs. Francis C. Lowell.

Credit Line

Gift of Estate of Mrs. Francis C. Lowell

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

RES.22.235

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels