Medium globular jar with incised decoration

Nubian
A-Group to C-Group
3100–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Mediq), Cemetery 81, Grave 8

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 10.5 cm (8 11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3475

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware ovoid pot with crudely modelled neck; small fire clouds, wear at rim and base; incised design around shoulder.

Provenance

From 1 KM south of Mediq. (ASN81/8/3). 1909. 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