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Jar

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Globular jar with small neck and round sides. Fine dark red clay; scratched band around base. Remnants of handle.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Hellenistic Period (Ptolemaic Dynasty), 305–30 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 6.7 x 10 cm (2 5/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.897

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels