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Large Jar

Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art

MEDIUM Clay, pigment
  • Place Made: Egypt
  • DATES ca. 1539–1322 B.C.E.
    DYNASTY Dynasty 18 (probably)
    PERIOD New Kingdom
    DIMENSIONS 15 7/16 x Diam. 6 15/16 in. (39.2 x 17.6 cm)  (show scale)
    CREDIT LINE Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
    CATALOGUE DESCRIPTION Tall, wheel-made pot of pink-tan ware with beveled rim, slightly flaring neck, and bag-shaped body. The pot is painted with geometric and floral motifs in black and red. Condition: Rim chipped; body dirty; layer of wax (?) over much of lower part of body; white incrustation; small nicks; otherwise good.
    MUSEUM LOCATION This item is not on view
    CAPTION Large Jar, ca. 1539–1322 B.C.E. Clay, pigment, 15 7/16 x Diam. 6 15/16 in. (39.2 x 17.6 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 37.352E. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 37.352E_NegA_SL4.jpg)
    IMAGE overall, unedited master file, 37.352E_NegA_SL4.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph
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