Medium conical jar



Accession Number
EC19
Current Location
In storage
Object Type
Receptacle/vessel, Jar
Period
Predynastic Period
Naqada II to Naqada III
Material
Pottery (Nile silt)
Measurements
Height: 130mm | Maximum diameter: 113mm | Rim diameter: 113mm | Height of maximum diameter: 130mm | Vessel index: 86
Number of Elements
1
Culture
Egyptian

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Description

A handmade pottery jar made of Nile silt clay and dating to the Predynastic Period. The jar has a conical shape and a pointed base with open rim. The rim is broken.

Munsell Chart reading

10YR 5/2 greyish brown

Bibliography

Wodzińska, A. 2009. A Manual of Egyptian Pottery. Volume 1: Fayum A-Lower Egyptian Culture. - Boston, Ancient Egypt Research Associates.