Naqada II, 3650–3300 B.C.
Overall: 24.3 x 12 cm (9 9/16 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Red polished ovoid jar with a narrow neck and everted, rolled rim. Red slip with vertical burnish marks.
From Abadiya, tomb R134. 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)
** vessel says it is from R 29c
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription