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Body fragments of a jar

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Four body fragments of a green glazed faience jar. Two of the fragments are conjoined. It is decorated and inscribed with black paint. The material is very thick. The surface is worn. The base is pointed. The jar is almost complete.


From Sinai, Temple of Sarabit el-Khadim. 1905: Egypt Exploration Fund Collection; 1905: Given by the Egypt Exploration Fund to the MFA.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.


Sinai, Egypt


Height x width x thickness: 15 x 9 x 1 cm (5 7/8 x 3 9/16 x 3/8 in.) Height x width x thickness: 9.3 x 8.1 x 2.1 cm (3 11/16 x 3 3/16 x 13/16 in.) Height x width x thickness: 10 x 5.6 x 1.5 cm (3 15/16 x 2 3/16 x 9/16 in.)

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Medium or Technique



The Ancient World