Globular jar

Nubian
C-Group
2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 358

Dimensions

Overall: 25.5 x 10 cm (10 1/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3554

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This redware jar has a globular body, a very short concave neck, and a rolled rim. It was broken but has been mended, and a large hole remains from missing fragments.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN 101/358). 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: August 1, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia