Globular jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya, B316

Dimensions

Overall: 17.2 x 18 cm (6 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.693

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Coarse, pinkish clay. Buff globular shoulder jar, no decoration. Flat base, rolled everted im, slightly mis-shapen, encrusted with salts.

Provenance

From Abadiya, B316. 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