D ware jar with spirals

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 529

Dimensions

Overall: 15 x 20 cm (5 7/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.119

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

D ware; squat, ovoid jar; round base; flat, everted rim; two large black stains; decoration faded; spirals all over. Condition not good, hole on side, rim very chipped. Two tubular lug handles. Petrie type D57C.

Provenance

From Naqada, N/529. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie