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Shoulder jar, red-brown ware, red wash; field number on pot mislabelled as "23-11-495"

Provenance

From Sheikh el-Farag 5106. 1923: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 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, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 31 x 22 cm (12 3/16 x 8 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-494

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels