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Clay vessel fragment


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Title/s

Clay vessel fragment

Category

vessel

Name

jar

Description

fragment of body of jar, with applied decoration showing the head of the goddess Hathor and painted in blue, black and red

Field Collection

Tell el Amarna Egypt

Dimensions

height 15.5 cm
length 14.9 cm

Period

Eighteenth Dynasty
Amarna period
New Kingdom

Date

circa 1352 B.C. — 1336 B.C.

Provenance

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

Documentation

  1. (1995)
    [comments: no.30, p.68]
  2. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1981) Umm El-Ga`ab : pottery from the Nile Valley before the Arab conquest (1981)
    [comments: no.55]

Accession Number

E.GA.6185.1943 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 59798; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-12)

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