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Set of four model vessels

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Four hollow model vessels, originally attached to a flat square base. Vessels are in the form of a cylinder jar tapering towards the top, with a flat, overhanging rim. Blue glazed. Four are detached.

Provenance

By 1922: Mrs. Francis C. Lowell Collection; 1922: Given by Mrs. Francis C. Lowell to the MFA.

Credit Line

Gift of Estate of Mrs. Francis C. Lowell

Egyptian, Late Period, 760–332 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 6.3 x 5.9 x 1.1 x 2.2 cm (2 1/2 x 2 5/16 x 7/16 x 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

22.551

Medium or Technique

Faience

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels