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Globular jar with strainer

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada I to C-Group
3850–3650 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 79, Grave 147

Dimensions

Overall: 19 x 10.3 cm (7 1/2 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3481

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Mediq (ASN 79 147/2). 1908. 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: June 29, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia