Handleless Jar fragments, between 1000 and 1300

  • Egyptian

Slip-painted burnish ceramic

  • Framed: Overall: 7 1/16 inches (18 cm)

Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society

F1988.74

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Triangles (polygons)
  • Broken
  • Zigzags
  • Geometric patterns
  • Banding
  • Postclassic
  • Ceramic
  • Fragments
  • Burnished (polished)
  • Jar
  • Slip painting
  • Qasr ibrim
  • Nubia

Signed, Marks, Inscriptions

Inscribed, on inside, in black ink: [fragments numbered 1 through 7] Inscribed, on fragment 1, in black ink: 72/499

Provenance

excavated from (Qasr Ibrim, Egypt); Egypt Exploration Fund; 1988-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Rights Status

Egyptian, Handleless Jar fragments, between 1000 and 1300, slip-painted burnish ceramic. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Society, F1988.74.