Shouldered jar with incised decoration
A-Group to C-Group
Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 255
Overall: 26 x 9.5 cm (10 1/4 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
This jar has a rounded base, somewhat high-set shoulders, a tightly constricted neck, and a slightly flaring straight rim. The upper portion of the body is decorated with a variety of incised line and hatching patterns. Slipped with many fire-clouds; wear at base and rim.
From Dakka (ASN101/255). 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 5, 2006)
Archaeological Survey of Nubia