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.
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription
Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.
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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