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Large globular redware jar

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This large, globular redware jar has a rounded base, a straight rim, and signs of a pinkish slip (possibly self-slip).

Provenance

From Nubia (Egypt). 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 6, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia

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

Findspot

Nubia, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 26 x 8 cm (10 1/4 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3534

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels