Black-topped shoulder jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada II
3650–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Ballas, 472

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .13 H.

Accession Number

97.72

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dark red; polished black top; plain rim, chipped; small, flat worn base; surface worn.

Provenance

From Ballas 472. excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Kate Bradbury