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Accession_Number E.23.33
adlib_title Egyptian vase
Shape Vase
Shape_description Lip is unpronounced, long neck flares to shoulder/widest point, which then tapers to pointed foot. The rough handles are directly opposite each other on the widest point.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 2.5YR 5/8
Decoration
Inscriptions
Condition Intact. There is a large amount of white deposit all over the artefact, and several shallow chips out of the surface. The surface itself is very rough.
Technique/Style
Provenance Abydos
Period New Kingdom: 18 dynasty
Date 1539-1295
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.98.0203.jpg
2002.98.0203.jpg
Side view of Egyptian Vase showing ponited base.
2002.98.0204.jpg
2002.98.0204.jpg
View of neck of Egyptian Vase.
2002.98.0205.jpg
2002.98.0205.jpg
Side view of Egyptian Vase.
2002.98.0206.jpg
2002.98.0206.jpg
Side view of Egyptian Vase.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 12.2
Diameters 8.5 at widest point
Handle_height 3.2
Other_dims. Mouth 4.5
Location Handling collection
Edited_by Leigh; Alexandra
Date_edited 04.09.2002; 16.08.2004
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