Globular jar with textured surface
A-Group to C-Group
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 373
Overall: 17.7 x 8.3 cm (6 15/16 x 3 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
The fabric of this jar is a red to buff ware. It has a globular body, constricted neck, and slightly flaring rim. The surface exhibits a rough, lined texture that likely results from shaping with some kind of utensil such as a knife.
From Dakka (ASN101/373). 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: June 15, 2006)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia