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Coarse, red clay, no decoration, amphora shape with pointed base. Mended.

Provenance

From Ihnasya el-Medina (Herakleoplis Magna). 1890-1891: excavated by Edouard Naville for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; October 1891, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: December 8, 1891)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

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

Findspot

Ahnas el-Medinet, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 32.3 x 11 cm (12 11/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

91.269

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels