Globular blackware jar with incised decoration
about 2400–1550 B.C.
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Ginari, Cemetery 58, Grave 108
Overall: 11.8 x 8.3 cm (4 5/8 x 3 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This jar, fashioned of blackware, is of globular shape with a short, concave neck and outwardly pulled bevelled rim. Along the top of the shoulder a band of incised vertical zigzag lines has been added.
From Gennari (West bank) (ASN 58/108) 1908. 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