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Globular jar

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This redware jar has a globular body, a very short concave neck, and a rolled rim. It was broken but has been mended, and a large hole remains from missing fragments.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN 101/358). 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: August 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

Nubian, C-Group, 2400–1550 B.C.

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 25.5 x 10 cm (10 1/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3554

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels