Black-topped redware shoulder jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Object Place: Egypt, Abadiya
Overall: 12.4 x 7.5 cm (4 7/8 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Dark red clay; black top; Mended and lined with plaster; missing part from rim; flat base wide mouth; rolled everted rim; convex sides.
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)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription