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Necked globular jar

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Large globular jar, discolored, round base, shoulder at midpoint, incised lines at neck, misshapen

Provenance

From Egypt, Deir el-Bersha, Tomb 51, pit A chamber debris. 1915: Excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Middle Kingdom,

Findspot

Deir el-Bersha, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 24 cm (11 13/16 x 9 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

15-5-237

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels