Decorated ware beaker

Egyptian
Late Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya

Dimensions

Overall: 23.5 x 11 cm (9 1/4 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.682

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Cylindrical marl jar, decorated with cross lines in imitation of a net, and impressed half circles below the neck. Everted rolled rim which has been broken and restored. (Note: wire mount placed around the neck)

Provenance

From Abadiya. 1898-1899, excavated by William Mathew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; sent over directly from Cairo on March 9, 1899 by Arthur C. Mace.
(Accessioned on: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription