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Small squat shouldered jar

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Qurta, Cemetery 122, Grave 26

Dimensions

Overall: 10.8 x 7.7 cm (4 1/4 x 3 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3572

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This small squat jar has pronounced shoulders and a rounded base. It is fashioned of an orange marl fabric and treated with a creamy slip.

Provenance

From Qurta (ASN122/26). 1911. 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