Black-topped redware oval dish

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


Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 x 27.5 cm (2 3/16 x 10 13/16 in.) (shorter side is 20.5)

Accession Number

03.1586

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped redware oval dish (boat shaped) with a red exterior and black interior. Plain rim, round but slightly flattened base, convex profile.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund