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Accession_Number E.47.6.6
adlib_title Egyptian jar
Shape Jar
Shape_description
Material Terracotta
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 2.5YR6/6
Decoration Tall red clay jar, tapering to base. Coarse pink clay. Band of black pigment around lip
Inscriptions
Condition Intact and complete, small scratches around the base.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Predynastic (?)
Date 7500-3100
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2006.20.0064.jpg
2006.20.0064.jpg
Oblique view of an Egyptian jar, showing the band of black pigment around the lip.
2006.20.0065.jpg
2006.20.0065.jpg
Top view of an Egyptian jar, showing the band of black pigment around the lip and the tapering to the base.
Comparanda
Bibliography
Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 14.8
Diameters 7.2
Handle_height
Other_dims. Mouth: 4.8, band: 1.0 at widest.
Location Timeline 1b bottom
Edited_by Leigh; Kinsey
Date_edited 14/08/02; 20.01.2006
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