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Rim sherd

Egyptian
Predynastic, Badarian Period
4500–3800 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Merimda Beni Salama, 56-80

Dimensions

Overall: 9.8 cm (3 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

33.416b

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Thick red-brown ware, hand made, with a slighty everted plain rim

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Merimda Beni Salama 56-80. Vienna Academy Excavations, 1928-32.
Gift of Albert Rothbart, through Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Credit Line

Gift of Albert Rothbart