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Necked globular jar

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Red clay; rather short neck and round sides and bottom; four rows of horizontal scratches on body; four knobs around edge with three dark red painted bands below.

Provenance

From Elkab. 1897, excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account , assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.

Credit Line

Egyptian Research Account by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom, Dynasty 12, 1991–1783 B.C.

Findspot

El Kab, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 41.4 x 26.2 cm (16 5/16 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.1065

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels