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Marl storage jar

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Ware type: Marl Vessel type: Storage Jar Profile: Shouldered Rim type: everted rolled Base: rounded Surface Condition: trimmed vertically Vessel Condition: Good except for one missing rim piece and some cracks on rim, slightly erroded Decoration:

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2085/1. 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, Predynastic

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Naga el-Hai (Qena)

Dimensions

Overall: 41 x 19 cm (16 1/8 x 7 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.5183

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels