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Green glazed jar with deep vertical grooves, rim chipped.

Provenance

Said to be from Abydos. 1903: purchased for the MFA in Qena, Egypt from Ghirgas by Albert M. Lythgoe for £1. Acquired with funds from the Emily Esther Sears Fund. (Accession Date: January 1, 1903)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

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

Dimensions

Overall: 7.6 x 8.9 cm (3 x 3 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

03.1610

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels