jar / amphora
Body sherd from large jar or amphora; earthenware; red fabric; exterior decorated with an incomplete roundel(?) enclosing the head, forelegs and part of the body of an animal; horizontal bands, interlace and a ring-and-dot motif, all in brown or black on a glazed orange ground; wheel-turned.
- Excavated/Findspot: Athribis
- (Africa,Egypt,Lower Egypt,Nile Delta,Tell Atrib,Athribis)
- Length: 232 millimetres
- Width: 132 millimetres
Britain, Europe and Prehistory
- 1908,1015.49 (G&R reg.no)
There is no image of this object, or there may be copyright restrictions
If you’ve noticed a mistake or have any further information about this object, please email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Object reference number: MCB1815
British Museum collection data is also available in the W3C open data standard, RDF, allowing it to join and relate to a growing body of linked data published by organisations around the world.
The Museum makes its collection database available to be used by scholars around the world. Donations will help support curatorial, documentation and digitisation projects.