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Small redware globular jar

Nubian
C-Group
about 2400–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Gerf Husein (Gedekol), Cemetery 77, Grave 115

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 5.5 cm (4 3/4 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3526

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This small globular redware jar has a small flat base and a straight, upwardly pulled rim. It has a wide rim lip.

Provenance

From Gedekol (ASN 77/115). 1908. 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