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Decorated shoulder jar with lug handles

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Marl shoulder jar with three triangular lug handles, and two registers of red wavy lines. Irregular rim, which is rolled and everted.

Provenance

From Abadiya, D87. 1898-1899, excavated by William Mathew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; sent over directly from Cairo on March 1, 1899 by Arthur C. Mace. (Accessioned on: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Predynastic Period,

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Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 21 x 19 cm (8 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

99.718

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels