Model jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, tomb 3

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .105 H.

Accession Number

97.99

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Nile silt model jar; narrow neck, everted rim, slipped and burnished. Note: ‘M’ is written on the base in black ink.
Coin found inside jar with old newspaper.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Naqada, tomb 3.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie