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Shouldered amphora with incised decoration

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Provenance

From Tell Nabasha, Tomb 41. 1886, excavated by William Matthew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the EEF by the Egyptian government; presented to the MFA at EEF fifth annual general meeting; sent over June 1. 1887. (Accession date: April 22, 1992)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, 1550–1070 B.C.

Findspot

Egypt

Dimensions

Height x width x depth (restored): 29.8 x 23.8 x 16.0 cm (11 3/4 x x 9 3/8 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

87.815

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels