<em>Storage Vessel with Simple Incised Decoration</em>, ca. 1539-1425 B.C.E. Clay, 19 15/16 x Diam. 8 9/16 in. (50.6 x 21.7 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 07.447.444. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, CUR.07.447.444_NegL1012_19_print_bw.jpg)

Storage Vessel with Simple Incised Decoration

Medium: Clay

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 1539-1425 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 19 15/16 x Diam. 8 9/16 in. (50.6 x 21.7 cm)


Museum Location: Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor


Accession Number: 07.447.444

Image: CUR.07.447.444_NegL1012_19_print_bw.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Large gourd-shaped jar of pinkish pottery. Slender graceful shape, with bluntly pointed bottom, ovoid body with deep waist, very slightly spreading neck, its beginning marked by a four-coiled spiral incised line; torus-lip, well offset. Rather wide straight mouth. Condition: A crack runs from rim down to waist, through a rather large hole in center. Slight chips on rim.

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