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Accession_Number E.47.6.7
adlib_title Egyptian jar
Shape Jar
Shape_description Tall jar, tapering to base.
Material Terracotta
Fabric Egyptian
Fabric_description
Munsell_color 7.5YR 6/6
Decoration Coarse pink fabric. Band of black pigment around lip.
Inscriptions
Condition Intact and complete, very shallow scratches all over the object.
Technique/Style
Provenance
Period Predynastic
Date 7500-3100
Dating_details
Artist
Attribution
Image
2002.98.0065.jpg
2002.98.0065.jpg
Side view of Egyptian Jar showing the black band of rim.
2002.98.0066.jpg
2002.98.0066.jpg
Side view of Egyptian jar showing the body.
2002.98.0092.jpg
2002.98.0092.jpg
Front view of an upturned tall red clay jar, tapering to base, coarse pink clay with a band of black pigment around lip.
2002.98.0093.jpg
2002.98.0093.jpg
Front view, showing opening of a tall red clay jar, tapering to base it is coarse pink clay with a band of black pigment around lip.
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2002.98.0095.jpg
Front view of an upturned Egyptian tall red clay jar.
2002.98.0096.jpg
2002.98.0096.jpg
Front view of an upturned Egyptian tall red clay jar.
Comparanda
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Archive_Ref
Beazley_DB
Height 15.5
Diameters 6.7
Handle_height Mouth 4.9
Other_dims. Th. band 1.1
Location Timeline 1b bottom
Edited_by Leigh; Laura; Kinsey
Date_edited 14.08.2002; 19.11.2004; 20.01.2006
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