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Pitcher

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Fine burnished surface, dark reddish-brown and reddish-yellow pigment decoration-stylized foliage motif. This pitcher is an example of the finest pottery tableware produced during the New Kingdom. On a burnished, pale yellow surface, decoration was applied with a brush in dark reddish brown and...

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Provenance

From Nubia, Firth cemetery 110

Credit Line

Gift of George A. Reisner, 1919

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18, reign of Thutmose III, 1479–1425 B.C.

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 18.8 x 14.4 cm (7 3/8 x 5 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.1550

Medium or Technique

Marl clay

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels