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Miniature globular jar

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


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 263

Dimensions

Overall: 11.1 x 5.4 cm (4 3/8 x 2 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3529

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This miniature globular jar has a rounded base, a short neck, and a rolled rim. It exhibits some blackening from firing.

Provenance

From Dakka (ASN101/263). 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 6, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia