London, South Kensington
7 October 2010
AN EGYPTIAN PAINTED POTTERY JAR
NEW KINGDOM, DYNASTY XVIII, CIRCA 1550-1069 B.C.
With ovoid body, tall flaring neck, in cream slip, decorated with red and dark brown with horizontal bands around the shoulder and lower neck, band of elongated lotus petals around the neck, cross-hatched band under rim
16½ in. (42 cm.) high
With Charles Ede Ltd., London, 1976.
English private collection.
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Cf. W. C. Hayes, The Scepter of Egypt, II, New York, 1959, p. 209, fig 123 for a similar jar.
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