Slender shouldered jar with loop handles

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Koshtamna, Cemetery 89, Grave 174

Dimensions

Overall: 22.5 x 8 cm (8 7/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

19.3576

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This slender jar has subtle shoulders, a short neck, and a straight rim. It has two small loop handles just below the shoulders.

Provenance

From Koshtamna (ASN 89/174). 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: August 3, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia