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Long-necked flask with horizontal loop handles

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Long necked flask with horizontal loop handles. There are two handles on the shoulders. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled. It is red-brown polished. There is black painted line decoration on the shoulders and rim. It is broken and mended. There are pieces missing.

Provenance

From Zawiyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian government.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 8.5 x 7.8 cm (3 3/8 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2707

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels