Cross-lined bowl with man netting a crocodile
Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Abydos, Cemetery U
Height x diameter: 6.2 x 15.6 cm (2 7/16 x 6 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pottery: Nile silt ware
Egypt: Pre-Dynastic and Dynastic (Gallery 105A)
Shallow bowl of red Nile sily clay; hand polished; with white line decoration showing a scene of two men using a net to capture a crocodile.
From Abydos, cemetery U. 1911: excavated by Eric Peet for the Egypt Exploration Fund, assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund in the division of finds by the government of Egypt, received by the MFA through subscription to the Egypt Exploration Fund. (Accession Date: October 1, 1911)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription