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Long-necked flask with foot

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Red clay; painted dark red on outside; decoration on shoulders and rim painted in black; perfect condition.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, grave 312. 1910-11: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession date: December 7, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, late Dynasty 18, 1353–1292 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.4 x 6.7 cm (3 5/16 x 2 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.2940

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels