A-Group to C-Group
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 61
Overall: 19.6 x 7.9 cm (7 11/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This globular jar is fashioned of buff-colored clay. Its proportions are almost bag-shaped. It has a rounded base, no neck, and a straight, outwardly pulled rim. Two prominent exterior rilling (or coil?) lines are visible on the lower portion of the body.
From Dakka (ASN 101/61). 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