D ware jar

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 1841

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 8.5 cm (5 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.122

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

D ware; tall, ovoid jar; tiny, flat base; flat, everted rim; dirty brown surface with four vertical registers of wavy red lines. Good condition, worn surface. Petrie type D10G.

Provenance

From Naqada, 1841. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie