Redware shoulder jar

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 519

Dimensions

Overall: 22 x 14 cm (8 11/16 x 5 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

97.95

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware (P ware)
Vessel type: tall
Profile: shoulder
Rim type: everted
Base: flat
Surface Condition: slipped and burnished redware
Vessel Condition: broken and repaired, with plaster interior; few pieces missing
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Naqada 519.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie