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Archeological Object

Vase (n. cat. 65939)


Vase with a globular body and an everted rim. On the shoulder there are two perforated tubular handles,  used for the transport and suspension of the container. The body of the vase is decorated with spirals that resemble the containers made of red breccia, more precious than ceramic.

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Identificazione (Label is not translated)
  Inventory number: inv. 65939
Place of discovery
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  Definizione: Vase
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Vase with a globular body

Cronologia (Label is not translated)
  Period: Naqada II
Dati_tecnici (Label is not translated)
  Material: Earthenware
  Height: 14,5
  Varie: Conservation status: good

2005-2007, Cappozzo M. “la collezione Egizia del Museo Nazionale Preistorico Etnografico Luigi Pigorini” in Bullettino di Paletnologia Italiana, Vol. 96, p. 143, scheda 6, fig.6