About this object

Jar with rounded base, ovoid body, everted rim. Rim chipped, otherwise good. Corpus type 43.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Container
  • Culture
    Middle Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Dendera
  • Date made
    2055 BC
  • Materials
    Pottery
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of The Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh
  • Collector
    Egypt Exploration Society
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Dendera
  • Date collected
    1888
  • Measurements
  • Related people
    Egypt Exploration Society ( Collector, previous owner); The Royal Scottish Museum ( Previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

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