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White jar with decorated neck

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Red-brown clay; buff painted exterior; decorations on neck painted in black and red; painted foot; good condition. From Zawiyet el-Aryan.

Provenance

From Zawyet el-Aryan, tomb 329. Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1911: assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose III, 1479–1425 B.C.

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 37.4 x 20 cm (14 3/4 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.3009

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels