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Red ware jar

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Ware type: Red Ware Vessel type: Tall Jar Profile: Shouldered Rim type: rolled everted Base: flat Surface Condition: Worn, exterior red slipped and burnished Vessel Condition: Very good, one small rim chip Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2079/4. 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: 28 x 20 cm (11 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5184

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels