Decorated ware beaker
Predynastic, Nagada II (Gerzean) Period
Object Place: Egypt, El Kab, 289 IV
Height x diameter: 23.8 x 11.9 cm (9 3/8 x 4 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Marl cylinder beaker with everted rolled rim, and molded crescents below rim. Rim incomplete. Decorated with lattice work in imitation of a net, with decoration that appears to be a fish or more netting in one register. Has a body fracture.
From Elkab. 1897, excavated by J. E. Quibell for the Egyptian Research Account , assigned to the Egyptian Research Account in the division of finds by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the ERA in response for contributions.
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