Tall, ovoid, footed jar with integral handles

Egyptian


Findspot: Nubia, Egypt, Khor Bahan, Cemetery 17, Grave 50

Accession Number

17/50/35

Medium or Technique

Basalt

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Tall footed vase preserving most of the small base, two worn lug handles and the majority of the rim. Several areas of abrasion.

Provenance

Bahan. (ASN 17/50/35). 1907: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition for the Archaeological Survey of Nubia; awarded to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Archaeological Survey of Nubia