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Squat Nile silt jar

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Ware type: Nile Silt Vessel type: Squat Jar Profile: Ovoid Rim type: flat everted Base: round Surface Condition: white deposits Vessel Condition: good, one missing handle Decoration: one tubular lug handle, one missing Other:

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2025/5. 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: 11 x 12 cm (4 5/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.5180

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels