Globular jar with brown painted line decoration
Meroitic to Post-Meroitic Period, X-Group
270 B.C.–6th century A.D.
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Qurta, Cemetery 122, Grave 134
Overall: 21 x 12.6 cm (8 1/4 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This almost spherical globular jar is broken off at the top of the body, so no indications of the original neck and rim remain. Three concentric brown lines have been painted around the upper body.
From Qurta (ASN122/124). 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 3, 2006)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia