Redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya, B143

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 13 cm (1 9/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.697

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Dark red clay; polished interior and exterior slip; straight sided with plain rim, flat ase. White deposits on surface and slight chipping and a few cracks on surface.

Provenance

From Abadiya, B143. 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