Globular redware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Object Place: Egypt, Abadiya, B 217

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 10 cm (5 1/8 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.706

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Coarse red clay with orangish spots from firing; pointed base, rolled “pinched” rim.

Provenance

From Abadiya, B217. 1898-1899, excavated by William Mathew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; sent over directly from Cairo on March 1, 1899 by Arthur C. Mace.
(Accessioned on: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription