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Ovoid jar with quatrefoil rim and incised decoration

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Jar, flat base, red brown ware, roughly quatrefoil mouth, band of incised decorative markings

Provenance

From Sheikh Farag, 534. 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, First Intermediate Period,

Findspot

Sheikh Farag, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 14 cm (8 1/4 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

23-10-107

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels