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Globular jar

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Globular jar with narrow neck and slight flare at opening. Rilling lines inside. Dark colored clay. Pot has letter E painted on it.

Provenance

From Ihnasya el-Medina (Herakleoplis Magna), House E. 1903-1904: excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; 1905, presented to the MFA by the EEF. (Accession date: January 1, 1905)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian,

Object Place

Roman(?)

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 11 cm (3 9/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

05.271

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels