Redware dish

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


Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 15.5 cm (1 9/16 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1596

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Straight sided dish; plain rim; round base. Polished redware; exterior encrusted; interior blackened. Okay condition, some small surface flakes.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund