Pottery Jar with Quatrefoil Rim
Unidentified Ancient Egyptian maker
Middle Kingdom (2030-1650 BCE)
Clay with calcium temper, red wash
Overall: 5 3/16 × 4 in. (13.2 × 10.1 cm)
Hood Museum of Art, Dartmouth: Museum Purchase
Place Made: Diospolis Parva (Hu) 239, Egypt, Northern Africa, Africa
Not on view
Archeologist’s labels: “A” in ink [with foot?]; [Y 239] in blue pencil
British excavations in Egypt. British School of Archaeology in Egypt (Univeristy College, London); Museum and Art Gallery Reading, England; sold to present collection, 1939.
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