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Red clay; red haematite wash; rim painted black; pointed foor; cracked and mended. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan, Z/253/2.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–20, 1550–1070 B.C.

Object Place

Zawiet el Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11.2 x 9.4 cm (4 7/16 x 3 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

11.2953

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels