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Tall, shouldered jar with neck and projecting rim (hes-jar)

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Alabaster; necked jar with flat base and wide flat rim. Broken, and mended by W. J. Young in 1950.

Provenance

From Naga el-Deir; N 2021, no. 3. / Exp.Ph. OS C 9628

Credit Line

Brought from Harvard Camp in 1947

Egyptian, Old Kingdom to First Intermediate Period, Dynasty 6–11, 2323–1991 B.C.

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H. .126 m. Diameter of lip .047 m.

Accession Number

47.1695

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels