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Lentoid flask

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Globular jar with painted decoration, two handles.

Provenance

From Tel Nabasha, vemetery of the Cypriote mercenaries, tomb 29. 1887: excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund (EEF); assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; voted to the MFA by the EEF.

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Late Period, Dynasty 26, 688–525 B.C.

Findspot

Tell Nabasha, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 6 cm (3 3/8 x 2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

11.46029

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels