Bag-shaped jar with incised decoration
A-Group to C-Group
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 157
Overall: 16.5 x 7.4 cm (6 1/2 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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A bag-shaped jar with cylindrical neck and modelled rim in a light colored marl clay fabric. The surface is covered with traces of a thin gypsum coating as well as incrustration of salt mixed with sand. There is an incised potmark on the shoulder.
From Dakka (101/157/5). 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)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia