Footed jar with handle
about 4th–6th century A.D.
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Allaqi, Cemetery 112, Grave 24
Overall: 19 x 8.5 cm (7 1/2 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This footed jar has a bag-shaped body, a very short concave neck, and a rolled rim. There is a thin ridge around the upper body. A handle is attached at the neck and lower body.
From Wadi Alaqi (ASN112/24). 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: August 2, 2006)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia