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Blue-painted jar

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Pyriform jar of Nile silt clay with short neck, wide mouth, and rounded base. Decorated with horizontal bands of lotus petals in light blue paint, highlighted with red and black.

Provenance

By 1969: Mr. and Mrs. E. Anthony Kutten collection; given to the MFA by Mr. and Mrs. Kutten January 14, 1970.

Credit Line

Gift of Mr. and Mrs. E. Anthony Kutten in honor of Dows Dunham, Curator Emeritus of the Department of Egyptian Art

Egyptian, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18, 1390–1292 B.C.

Dimensions

Height: 30 cm (11 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

69.1331

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels