Redware shoulder jar

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 557

Dimensions

Overall: 26.5 x 18 cm (10 7/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.97

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware (P ware); tall shoulder jar; small, flat base; plain, everted rim; slipped, vertically burnished surface. Good condition, one large body crack. Petrie type 40B.

Provenance

From Naqada, N/557. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie