Figure

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Badarian, 4500–3800 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, el-Mustagidda, Tomb 1600

Dimensions

Height: 6.1 cm (2 3/8 in.)

Accession Number

55.62

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Upper part of a crude human figure in pottery.

Provenance

From El-Mustagidda, Tomb 1600. 1928-29, excavated by the British Museum Expedition to Egypt; given to the British Museum by the government of Egypt; 1955: acquired by the MFA by exchange with the British Museum.

Credit Line

By exchange with The British Museum