User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Ewer (beaker jug)

Start collecting

Burnished redware pottery with red-orange slip paint.

Provenance

Said to come from a Dutch collection. 1974, sold by Geoffrey Turner, Amsterdam, to the MFA. (Accession Date: 1974.172)

Credit Line

Egyptian Curator's Fund with funds donated by Mr. and Mrs. Robert Saltonstall

Near Eastern, Anatolian, Hittite, Hittite Old Kingdom, 1650–1400 B.C.

Object Place

Ane

Dimensions

Height: 28 cm (11 in.)

Accession Number

1974.172

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels