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Shouldered jar with mud stopper

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Coarse red ware with remains of mud seal over potsherd (much decayed).

Provenance

From Bersha, Pit 6 D. [Excav. date] April 1915

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

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

Object Place

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 35 x 17 cm (13 3/4 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.933

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels