Footed jar with applique decoration
A-Group to C-Group
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 156
Overall: 23.9 x 7.5 cm (9 7/16 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This footed jar has a globular body supported by four legs that terminate in a ring base at bottom, creating an openwork effect. From the body an inwardly slanting neck rises to a flaring, straight rim. Evenly spaced vertical appliques have been added to the neck.
From Dakka (ASN101/156/6). 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