Black-topped beaker

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya, Tomb R 134

Dimensions

Height: 14.1 cm (5 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.683

Medium or Technique

Pottery [Nile silt ware]

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Fine red clay, streaked with black at top.

Provenance

From Abadiya, R 134. 1898-1899, excavated by William Mathew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; sent over directly from Cairo on March 9, 1899 by Arthur C. Mace.
(Accessioned on: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription