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Tall ovoid jar with lug handles

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Barrel-shape, small handles. Edge broken.

Provenance

From el-Amra (El-Amrah). 1900-1901: excavated by D. Randall-Maciver for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the MFA. (Accession Date: August 1, 1901)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada II to Dynasty 1, 2960–2770 B.C., or earlier

Findspot

El-Amra (El Amrah), Egypt

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Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 cm

Accession Number

01.7298

Medium or Technique

Pegmatitic hornblende diorite

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels