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Mud sealing

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Jar sealing of dark gray mud and marks of cords and knot; seal impression of Horus name of King Nar-mer. Needs consolidation assessment. From Zawiet-el-Aryan.

Provenance

From Egypt, Zawiyet el-Aryan. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. Findspot Information: From Zawiyet el-Aryan 486-489. 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, Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty 1, reign of Narme,

Findspot

Zawiyet el-Aryan, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .081 x .062

Accession Number

11.2504

Medium or Technique

Mud

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Inscriptions