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Burnished clay beaker: E.18.1896

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Current Location: Gallery 19

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Burnished clay beaker

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Description

Jar, slender, black top decoration. Nile silt clay.

Measurements and weight

Length: 20.5 cm

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Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1895) by the Egyptian Research Account

Dating

Predynastic
-4500 - -4000

Materials used in production

nile silt clay Ceramic

Techniques used in production

Burnished

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Identification numbers

Accession number: E.18.1896
Primary reference Number: 49415
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Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

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Owner or interested party: The Fitzwilliam Museum
Associated department: Antiquities

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