Redware flask

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 584

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 8.8 cm (5 5/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.104

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware (P ware); globular, ovoid jar ( flask ); pointed base; plain, everted rim; slipped and burnished with white deposits. Good condition, but 50% of rim missing. Wire hanger around neck. Petrie type P95A.

Provenance

From Naqada, N/584. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie