Bag-shaped jar

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 82

Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 9 cm (9 1/16 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3497

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This bag-shaped jar is made of a buff-colored clay. It has a constricted neck and a modelled rim.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN 101/82). 1910. 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 5, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia