Globular jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada III, 3300–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Ballas, tomb Q63

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .09 H.

Accession Number

97.101

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dark red clay; with traces of polish; covered with white deposit; round bottom; narrow neck with rolled everted rim; horizontal burnishing marks .

Provenance

From Ballas tomb Q63. excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie