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Accession_Number E.23.26
adlib_title Egyptian vase
Shape Vase
Shape_description Everted lip attached to long straight neck, shallow but wide upper body. Lower body gently tapers to an everted foot with a concave base. Handle attaches to just below the top of the neck and rejoins the body at the widest point of the body.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 5YR 6/6
Decoration Brown wash (?)
Inscriptions
Condition Intact, chipped on the base and on the lip. Surface covering is worn.
Technique/Style
Provenance Abydos
Period New Kingdom: 18 dynasty
Date
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2007.01.0059.jpg
2007.01.0059.jpg
Front view of an Egyptian vase.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 16.2
Diameters max. 5.9; rim 3.3; base 3.1
Handle_height 7.1
Other_dims.
Location Handling collection
Edited_by Alexandra
Date_edited 18.08.2004
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