Redware shoulder jar with potmarks

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya, B?

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 17.5 cm (10 5/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.703

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware shoulder jar; small flat base; rolled everted rim; surface burnished but worn; potmarks.

Provenance

From Abadiya, B?. 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