R ware flask

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 676

Dimensions

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

Accession Number

97.105

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

R ware; squat, ovoid jar ( flask ); pointed base; plain, everted rim; smooth surface, light color with white deposit. Good condition, two small rim chips. Bullseye near base. Petrie type R69C.

Provenance

From Naqada, N/676. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie