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Accession_Number E.23.23
adlib_title Egyptian jar
Shape Jar
Shape_description Pear shaped jar with a pronounced lip, short neck, and pointed base, widest point has a ridge which is uneven.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description Coarse, large inclusions. Original fabric not visible.
Munsell_color 2.5YR 7/3
Decoration Inscribed ring around the shoulder; turning marks?
Inscriptions
Condition Intact and complete; stained in places.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period 3rd Intermediate Period: 22 dynasty
Date 945-871
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.98.0181.jpg
2002.98.0181.jpg
Front view of an Egyptian jar on its side, showing the side profile.
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2002.98.0182.jpg
2002.98.0182.jpg
Front view of an Egyptian jar on its side, showing the mouth.
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2002.98.0183.jpg
2002.98.0183.jpg
Front view of an upturned Egyptian jar, showing the side profile.
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2002.98.0184.jpg
2002.98.0184.jpg
Front view of an upturned Egyptian jar, showing the side profile.
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Beazley_DB
Height 16.4
Diameters Rim 4.7; max. 8.5
Handle_height
Other_dims.
Location 3.1.1
Edited_by Leigh; Alexandra; Laura; Nichola
Date_edited 04.09.2002; 16.08.2004; 24.11.2004
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