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Bag-shaped redware jar

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Redware (P ware); globular, bag-shaped jar; rounded base; rolled, everted rim; slipped, slightly pitted. Good condition, rim damaged. Traces of adhesive on rim.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan, Z/144/10. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period,

Object Place

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 7 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

11.2946

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels