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Globular redware jar with incised decoration

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This globular redware jar has a long neck. The surface has been decorated with bands and patches of incised lines and cross hatching as well areas of stippling. A small hole has been punctured through the base.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN 101/668). 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: June 15, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

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

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 7 cm (4 3/4 x 2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

19.3469

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels