Maker Egyptian
  • Ovoid Jar
Date between 1990 and 1782 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 9 1/4 × 6 1/2 inches (23.5 × 16.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.130
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen, on side: M
Inscribed, in paint, on bottom: EEF 1900 | 54M
probably 1898-99, probably excavated from cemetery W (Hu, Egypt);
1900, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)