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Clay vessel with ancient repair


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Title/s

Clay vessel with ancient repair

Category

vessel

Name

beaker (vessel)

Description

Beaker, with impressed dots filled with white and incised lines for decoration. There are holes which may have been used to repair a break or breaks using a metal dowelling.

Field Collection

Edfu ? Egypt

Dimensions

diameter 11.6 cm
length 14.9 cm

Period

Badarian
Predynastic

Date

circa 5000 B.C.

Provenance

bequeathed: Gayer-Anderson, Major R.G. 1943 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1981) Umm El-Ga`ab : pottery from the Nile Valley before the Arab conquest (1981)
    [comments: no.26]

Material/s

clay

Accession Number

E.GA.4667.1943 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 59119; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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