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MM 16022 :: Potsherd, Fragment, Sherd

Object description
Sherd of a bulging, coarse pot, vessel. The ware is very porous, poorly fired. Interior light brown, exterior light brown with spots of soot. Exterior decorated with four juxtaposed, thin but forcefully incised lines.
  • Data elements
Inventory number
MM 16022
Old numbers
E6022
Object
Potsherd; Fragment; Sherd
Object, Swedish
Skärva; Fragment; Krukskärva
Country - Findspot
Egypt : Africa
Country, Swedish - Findspot
Egypten
Place - Findspot
Merimde 1931:1652, square R5, depth 80cm.
Material
Clay; Pottery
Material, Swedish
Lera; Keramik
Keyword
Rowl1; Rowland juli-2015; Maczyńska juli-2015
Acquisition
Excavation
Acquisition, Swedish
Utgrävning.
Description
Sherd of a bulging, coarse pot, vessel. The ware is very porous, poorly fired. Interior light brown, exterior light brown with spots of soot. Exterior decorated with four juxtaposed, thin but forcefully incised lines.
Condition
Fragmentary
Period
Merimde (c.4800-c.4300 BC), Predynastic Period
Period, Swedish
Merimde (ca.4800-ca.4300 f Kr), Fördynastisk tid
Name - Photographer
Ljungkvist, Anders
Description
Anders Ljungkvist.
Source - http
collections.smvk.se
Comments
This object was studied by Josh Emmitt 2014
Publications
Larsen, Hjalmar, Verzierte Tongefäßscherben aus Merimde Benisalame in der ägyptischen Abteilung des Mittelmeermuseums in Stockholm, OrSu, Vol.VII, (1958), Uppsala, 1959, p.15, fig.4
Height / Höjd
9,3 cm
Width / Bredd
8,5 cm
Thickness / Tjocklek
1 cm
Dimensions
H. 9.3 cm, W. 8.5 cm, T. 1 cm
Date - Registration
1996-04-29

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