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Jar with red-washed rim

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Large, globular jar of brownish silt fabric with pointed bottom, red-washed rim, and impressed rope pattern around widest point; upper portion wheel-made and bottom hand-molded.

Provenance

1923: Excavated at Sheikh Farag (SF 533, field no. 23-10-170) by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition, October 22, 1923.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Findspot

Naga ed-Der, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 33.5 x 23 cm (13 3/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-170

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels