Squat globular jar

Nubian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, El-Sheima el-Saghira, Cemetery 118, Grave 147

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 8.7 cm (5 5/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3573

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This squat jar has a globular body with a straight neck and folded rim. It is fashioned of a light buff-colored marl fabric.

Provenance

From Qurta (ASN118/147). 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