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Model jar

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1 (of 3) model jars, gray mud

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag. 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,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.7 x 3.5 cm (1 7/16 x 1 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

23-11-450C

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels