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Squat jar with horizontal bands

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Squat jar of pale marl clay, with flat botton and cylindrical neck. Light drab wash with horizontal bands in purplish paint around base of neck and at widest point; painted marks on rim.

Provenance

1923: Excavated at Sheikh Farag (SF 533b, field no. 23-10-171) by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition October 22, 1923.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, 1550–1295 B.C.

Findspot

Naga ed-Der, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 12.65 x 12.2 cm (5 x 4 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-171

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels