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Accession_Number E.23.4
adlib_title Egyptian red ware jar
Shape Jar
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color
Decoration Inscribed band marking line of shoulder, three uneven lines around middle possibly created by string. Darker areas on the body denote a possible pattern/picture that has now warn away. Below this are four circular, grey patches with darker centres.
Inscriptions
Condition Two chips in the lip, worn at the base.
Technique/Style Red ware
Provenance Esna, 1906
Period 3rd Intermediate Period: 22 dynasty
Date 945-712
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
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2002.98.0049.jpg
View of a terracotta Egyptian pointed jar.
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Side view of Egyptian Pointed Jar
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Side view of Egyptian Pointed jar.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 33.5
Diameters 18.3
Handle_height Mouth 10.1
Other_dims.
Location 3.1
Edited_by Leigh
Date_edited 23.07.2002
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