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Carinated globular jar with wide neck

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Buff clay; painted red on outside; good condition. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan, grave 52. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: December 7, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Zawyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 12.5 x 13.2 cm (4 15/16 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2914

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels