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Decorated jar

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Ware type: D ware Vessel type: squat Profile: shoulder Rim type: plain, everted Base: flat Surface Condition: surface decorated with dots Vessel Condition: complete, except for half of rim is missing Decoration: Other: tubular lug handles

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2144/5. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada II–III 3650–2960 B.C.

Object Place

Naga el-Hai (Qena), Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 9.5 cm (3 9/16 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3954

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels