About this object

Red pottery jar of oviform shape. Not marked with a tomb number and no number marked on the card.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Container
  • Culture
    First Intermediate Period; Middle Kingdom
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Beni Hasan
  • Date made
    2181 BC - 1976 BC about
  • Materials
    Pottery
  • Location
    Item not currently on display
  • Acquisition
    Gift of The Royal Scottish Museum, Edinburgh
  • Collector
    Liverpool University Institute of Archaeology
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt: Beni Hasan
  • Date collected
    1904 before
  • Measurements
    213 mm x 115 mm
  • Related people
    Liverpool University Institute of Archaeology ( Collector, previous owner); The Royal Scottish Museum ( Previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

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