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Jar: E.GA.6031.1943

Object information

Awaiting location update

Description

Fragment of body of jar, with wedjat eye and nefer-sign decoration in blue, black and red paint

Measurements and weight

Depth: 0.004 m
Height: 0.033 m
Length: 0.06 m

Relative size of this object

6 cm3.3 cm4 mm What does this represent?

Relative size of this object is displayed using code inspired by Good Form and Spectacle's work on the British Museum's Waddeson Bequest website and their dimension drawer. They chose a tennis ball to represent a universally sized object, from which you could envisage the size of an object.

Find spot

  • Tell el Amarna (or Malkata) Egypt

Acquisition and important dates

Method of acquisition: Bequeathed (1943) by Gayer-Anderson, R. G. (Major)

Identification numbers

Accession number: E.GA.6031.1943
Primary reference Number: 59644
Oldadmincategory: P
Stable URI

Audit data

Created: Saturday 6 August 2011 Updated: Thursday 2 April 2015 Last processed: Sunday 21 March 2021

Associated departments & institutions

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

Citation for print

This record can be cited in the Harvard Bibliographic style using the text below:

The Fitzwilliam Museum (2022) "Jar" Web page available at: https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/59644 Accessed: 2022-08-16 19:49:59

Citation for Wikipedia

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{{cite web|url=https://collection.beta.fitz.ms/id/object/59644 |title=Jar |author=The Fitzwilliam Museum|accessdate=2022-08-16 19:49:59|publisher=The University of Cambridge}}

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