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Pinkish brown clay; handles on sides; rounded bottom; several incised lines.

Provenance

From Tell Nabasha (Am). 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 24, 1887. (Accession date: June 24, 1887)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, New Kingdom, Dynasty 18–19, 1550–1186 B.C.

Findspot

Tell Nabasha, Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 27.4 x 21.6 cm (10 13/16 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

87.548

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels