Black-topped redware beaker

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 345

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 10 cm (10 5/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.90

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: B ware
Vessel type: beaker
Profile: convex
Rim type: slightly everted
Base: very pointed
Surface Condition: shiny B ware; white deposit on half of beaker
Vessel Condition: substantial body cracks
Decoration:
Other: wire attached around rim

Provenance

From Naqada 345.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie