User Menu

MFA for Educators

Engage your students with the collections of the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, to illustrate themes and concepts in any discipline.

Shouldered jar

Start collecting

Narrow necked jar with pointed base, neck chipped. Possibly 615.

Provenance

From poss. Beni Hassan: 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

Gift of the Beni Hasan Excavations Center

Egyptian,

Findspot

Beni Hassan, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11.5 x 28 cm (4 1/2 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

04.2063

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels