Body Sherd

1913.03.0004

Thumbnail of Body Sherd (1913.03.0004)

Basic Information

Artifact Identification Body Sherd   (1913.03.0004)
Classification/
Nomenclature
  1. Unclassifiable Artifacts
  2. :
  3. N/A
  4. :
  5. N/A
Artist/Maker None
Geographic Location
Period/Date N/A
Culture Egyptian

Physical Analysis

Dimension 1 (Length) 23.3 cm
Dimension 2 (Width) 15.0 cm
Dimension 3 (Depth) 3.3 cm
Weight 510 g
Measuring Remarks L=farthest points
Materials Ceramic--Earthenware
Manufacturing Processes Firing, Handbuilding, Incising
Munsell Color Information Grayish Reddish Orange (2.5YR 5/6) Light Brown (5YR 5/6)

Research Remarks

Published Description N/A
Description N/A
Comparanda

One of 5 jar fragments 13.3.1-5.

Bibliography

Divisions for region taken from: Baines & Málek 1980 Atlas of Ancient Egypt. Oxford: Phaidon.

Artifact History

Archaeological Data N/A
Credit Line/Dedication Gift of W. N. Stearns
Reproduction no
Reproduction Information N/A

Share What You Know!

The Spurlock Museum actively seeks opportunities to improve what we know and record about our collections. If you have knowledge about this object, please get in touch with our Registration staff by using the form below. Please note that we cannot give appraisals, provide any information related to value, or authenticate artifacts.

Please enter your first name.
Please enter your last name.
Please enter a valid email address.
Please enter comments you would like to share about the artifact.

All fields are required.