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Artifact Identification Container   (1911.02.0012)
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Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date Middle Kingdom -11th Dynasty, 2100 BCE
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Diameter) 15.5 cm
Dimension 2 (Height) 11.7 cm
Dimension 3 (Diameter) 7.3 cm
Weight 583 g
Measuring Remarks 15.5 cm is the width 11.7 cm is the height 7.3 cm is the width of the rim
Materials Ceramic--Terracotta
Manufacturing Processes Throwing, Firing
Munsell Color Information Moderate Reddish Brown (2.5 Y R 3/4) -ns

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda N/A

Divisions for region taken from: Baines & Málek 1980 Atlas of Ancient Egypt. Oxford: Phaidon. James, T.G.H. Excavating in Egypt: The Egypt Exploration Society 1882-1982. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 1982.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Egypt Exploration Society
Reproduction No
Reproduction Information N/A

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