Black-topped cup with white painted decoration

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


Dimensions

Height: 9 cm (3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

04.1820

Medium or Technique

Pottery: Nile silt ware

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped red ware cup with linear decoration in white paint.

Provenance

From Basileia. 1904: purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt for the MFA.
(Accession Date: January 1, 1904)

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund