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Vase

Cylindrical jar of pale red ware with yellow slip; external rim; under rim: rudimentary wavy decoration of jabbed pattern (pushed up).

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb 2107, no. 3. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; 1947: brought from Harvard Camp. (Accession Date: January 1, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 0–1, 3100–2700 B.C.

Object Place for Label

Findspot

Naga el-Hai (Qena), Egypt

Accession Number

47.1668

Medium or Technique

Pottery: Red ware

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels