Globular jar with incised decoration
A-Group to C-Group
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 159
Overall: 20 x 9.8 cm (7 7/8 x 3 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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This medium globular jar has a rounded base and slight high-set shoulders. Its neck flares slightly to a straight, unworked rim. The point of articulation of the body and the neck has been decorated with a line of incised dots, below which, on the upper portion of the body, is band of line decoration that resembles adjoining upside-down “y“ ‘s.
From Dakka (101/195/5). 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)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia