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Globular jar

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Coarse, pinkish clay. Buff globular shoulder jar, no decoration. Flat base, rolled everted im, slightly mis-shapen, encrusted with salts.

Provenance

From Abadiya, B316. 1898-1899, excavated by William Mathew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; sent over directly from Cairo on March 9, 1899 by Arthur C. Mace. (Accessioned on: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Predynastic Period,

Findspot

Abadiya, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 17.2 x 18 cm (6 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.693

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels