Ovoid jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 408

Dimensions

Overall: 18 x 12 cm (7 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

97.112

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: Nile silt
Vessel type: globular
Profile: ovoid
Rim type: rolled; long neck
Base: flat
Surface Condition: unslipped Nile silt; smooth
Vessel Condition: very good
Decoration:
Other: Petrie type R96

Provenance

From Naqada 408.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie