Dolphin Aryballos


From: Egypt | Nubia | Karanog Cemetery

Curatorial Section: Egyptian

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Object Number E7353
Current Location Collections Storage
Culture Meroitic
Provenience Egypt | Nubia | Karanog Cemetery
Locus G 330
Date Made 100 BCE-300 CE
Section Egyptian
Materials Glass
Technique Incised

Oil Flask. Greenish white glass. Globular aryballos-shaped body. 2 dolphin-like handles. Incised circles and lines on body.

Height 16.51 cm
Length 12.7 cm
Width 12.7 cm
Credit Line The Eckley B. Coxe Jr. Expedition to Nubia, Karanog, Aniba Cemetery; D. Randall-MacIver and C. L. Wooley, 1908
Other Number GL-EG (ancient glass project) - Other Number

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