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Polished redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada II, 3650–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya, B34

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 11 cm (1 9/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.696

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dark red clay; polished on interior and exterior, but exterior is much worn and surface somewhat scratched. Plain rim, round base.

Provenance

From Abadiya, B34. 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)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription