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Bag-shaped jar

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This bag-shaped jar is made of a buff-colored clay. It has a contricted neck and a rolled rim.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN 101/82). 1910. Excavated by Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the Egyptian government. (Accession Date: July 5, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, A-Group to C-Group, 3100–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 9 cm (9 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3497

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels