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Bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya, H123

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 10 cm (1 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.677

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pale red/buff colored bowl with slightly convex sides; flat base, plain rim with one chip from it; interior shows grooves from manufacture. Good condition.

Provenance

From Abadiya, H123. 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