Black-topped redware beaker

Egyptian
Late Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya

Dimensions

Overall: 30 x 10 cm (11 13/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.723

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped RW Nile silt beaker, chipped and slightly everted rim; flat base. Broken and restored with plaster on the interior.

Provenance

From Abadiya. 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