Squat jar with incised decoration

Nubian
A-Group to C-Group
3100–1550 B.C.


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Dakka, Cemetery 101, Grave 380

Dimensions

Overall: 9.2 x 12.5 cm (3 5/8 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

19.3470

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

This squat jar has only the hint of high-set shoulders. There is a slight carination just below the rim.

Provenance

From Nubia (Egypt), Possibly Cemetery 101, grave 380(?). 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: June 15, 2006)

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia