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Clay pomegranate bowl


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Title/s

Clay pomegranate bowl

Category

vessel

Name

jar

Description

pomegranate shaped jar, with New Comedy mask decorated spout

Production Notes

thrown & applied stem and mask

late 2nd century BC

Field Collection

Egypt

Dimensions

diameter 9.4 cm
height 8.5 cm

Period

Hellenistic

Date

200 B.C.

Provenance

given: Chester, Greville John, Revd 1891 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Budge, E.A. Wallis
    (1893) Catalogue of the Egyptian collection in the Fitzwilliam Museum, Cambridge (1893)
    [comments: p.125, no.443]
  2. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1981) Umm El-Ga`ab : pottery from the Nile Valley before the Arab conquest (1981)
    [comments: no.169]

Material/s

ceramic

Accession Number

E.160.1891 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 49373; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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