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Small shouldered jar

Provenance

Tondi. (ASN 12/43). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: August 2, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, X-Group, about 4th–6th century A.D.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10.4 x 8 cm (4 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3567

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels