Bag-shaped jar

Nubian
New Kingdom
1550–1070 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 96, Grave 2

Accession Number

96-2

Medium or Technique

Travertine (Egyptian alabaster)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

The base is flat, and the rim is wide and flattened. There is an incised line at the join of the body and neck. The contents remain. It is complete.

Provenance

From Dakka(ASN 96/2). 1909. 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.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia