Black-topped beaker with potmark

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya, B133

Dimensions

Overall: 18.5 x 10 cm (7 5/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.709

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped redware beaker; worn flat base, plain everted rim; potmark in shape of semi-circle.

Provenance

From Abadiya, B133. 1898-1899, excavated by William Mathew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; sent over directly from Cairo on March 1, 1899 by Arthur C. Mace.
(Accessioned on: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription