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Painted clay vessel fragment: E.182.1912

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Object information

Titles

Painted clay vessel fragment

Description

Jar, rim fragment, with head and shoulders of human figure on outside, quatrefoil design on inside. The human figure is a representation of a Coptic saint.

Measurements and weight

Diameter: 14 cm
Length: 12 cm

Find spot

  • Shurufa Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Given (1912) by British School of Archaeology in Egypt

Dating

Roman
201 - Nearer AD400 400 400

Materials used in production

Clay

Techniques used in production

Painted

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.182.1912
Primary reference Number: 51523
Oldadmincategory: P
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Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Tuesday 25 February 2020 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

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The Fitzwilliam Museum (2020) "Jar" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/51523 Accessed: 2021-12-04 14:22:46

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