Bag-shaped jar with incised decoration and applique
about 2400–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Naga el-Erian, Cemetery 115, Grave 93
Overall: 13.3 x 7.6 cm (5 1/4 x 3 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This bag-shaped jar is fashioned of buff-colored clay. It has a short neck and rolled rim. Two incised wavy lines have been added to the upper body. Appliques of pressed cylindrical rolls of clay have been spaced around the neck.
From Qurta (ASN 115/93). 1911. 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