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  • Storage Jar, ca. 2000–1600 b.c.
    C–Group; From Faras, Upper Nubia, grave 3, Griffith excavations
    Red and black ware with incised linear decoration; H. 6 11/16 in. (17 cm), Diam. 7 1/2 in. (19 cm)
    Rogers Fund, 1913 (13.125.29)

    This spherical storage pot is handmade, and the inside and outside are smooth but not polished. The rim and interior are blackened. The rim is decorated with incised lines and just below are two rows of opposing hatched triangles. The body of the jar is decorated with columns of hatched lozenges and incised dots.

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  • Storage Jar, ca. 2000–1600 B.C.
    C-Group; From Faras, Upper Nubia, grave 3, Griffith excavations
    Red and black ware with incised linear decoration; H. 6 11/16 in. (17 cm), Diam. 7 1/2 in. (19 cm)
    Rogers Fund, 1913 (13.125.29)

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