Reqaqnah sites 70 and 87: 'Large pottery vessels as coffins'

Scope and Content

Image of three large pots found covering burials at Reqaqnah. The pots are not labelled, but the pot on the left appears to be the pot discovered at site R70 and the pot of the right appears to be the one from site R87. The pot at the centre may be the pot discovered at site R250 which wasn’t photographed.

Physical Characteristics and/or Technical Requirements

The glass side of the negative appears to have text which has transferred from a typed page.

Conditions Governing Use

Under copyright until 2026. The digital image is copyright of the University of Liverpool.

Related Material

The pot from site R70 can be seen in situ in JG/R/1/83-86. The pot from site R87 can be seen in situ in JG/R/1/87-89.