Jar

Nubian
C-Group
2000–1500 B.C.


Object Place: Nubia

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: H: 14.9 cm x Greatest W: 12.2 cm

Accession Number

19.1590

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Incised redware jar with a crude foot; roughly shaped; broad-shoulder and high neck. Incised with diamonds and triangles at neck base and body. Shape perhaps in imitation of Egyptian wheel-made pottery. Heavy exposure damage to one side, limestone deposits; wear and burn discoloration at one side of rim.

Provenance

Findspot Information: (Expetition #101-4). C-Group.

Credit Line

Gift of Dr. George A. Reisner