D ware jar with wavy lines

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 1850

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 8 cm (4 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.121

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

D ware; globular, ovoid jar; tiny, flat base; flat, everted rim; very eroded, decorated with horizontal wavy lines over all body. Repaired condition. Tubular lug handles high on shoulder. Petrie type D29.

Provenance

From Naqada, 1850. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie