Globular jar

Nubian
A-Group to C-Group
3100–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 118

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 7.8 cm (5 5/16 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3506

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This globular jar is fashioned of buff-colored clay. It has a rounded base, an inwardly slanting neck, and a rolled rim.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN 101/ 118/5). 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)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia