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D ware jar

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Ware type: D ware Vessel type: squat Profile: shoulder Rim type: rolled Base: flat Surface Condition: red wavy lines and dashes vertically arranged; worn Vessel Condition: cracks Decoration: Other: wet-incised potmark on shoulder: +

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 418/1. Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Naga el-Hai (Qena)

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 13.5 cm (5 1/2 x 5 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5197

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels