Painted Storage Jar with Marks of an Ancient Cord
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
On View: Egypt Reborn: Art for Eternity, Egyptian Orientation Gallery, 3rd Floor
ca. 1353-1329 B.C.E.
New Kingdom, Amarna Period
26 9/16 x 17 1/8 in. (67.4 x 43.5 cm) (show scale)
Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour
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Painted Storage Jar with Marks of an Ancient Cord, ca. 1353-1329 B.C.E. Pottery, painted, 26 9/16 x 17 1/8 in. (67.4 x 43.5 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Gift of Evangeline Wilbour Blashfield, Theodora Wilbour, and Victor Wilbour honoring the wishes of their mother, Charlotte Beebe Wilbour, as a memorial to their father, Charles Edwin Wilbour, 16.244. Creative Commons-BY
. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 9/5/2007
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Large red pottery storage jar with biconical body and cylindrical neck. Upper part of body decorated with four registers of conventionalized floral motifs in blue and red with black outlines. Blue band around neck.
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