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Wide-mouthed jar

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Rough, light reddish-brown clay; slight rim; wide mouth; solid circular foot; good condition.

Provenance

From Tanis (San el-Hagar). 1884: excavated by William Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; October 28, 1885: presented to the MFA at EEF general meeting. (Accession Date: January 1, 1886)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Roman Imperial Period, 30 B.C.–A.D 364

Object Place

Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 9 cm (3 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

86.772

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels