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Globular shouldered jar with wide neck

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Vase. Bright red clay; five narrow bands of black around the body; narrow rim, somewhat broken.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting. (Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Roman Imperial Period, 30 B.C.–A.D 364

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 12.5 cm (4 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.731

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels