Jar card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum



Currently not on display


Pottery jar with pointed base and a rolled rim. Reddish-yellow fabric with red slip, burnished horizontally on the upper body and vertically on the lower body. Marked with an excavation mark in ink "18 A'06 a", indicating this is from grave 18 A'06 a, uncovered during the University of Liverpool 1906 excavations at Abydos. Illustrated in the Garstang Museum of Archaeology photographic archives, Neg. A. 33. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Hole on top rim, surface pitted and crazed, surface loss at base, surface dirt.