Shoulder jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, R 152 c

Dimensions

Overall: 24 x 15 cm (9 7/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.679

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red Nile Silt shoulder jar; uneven flat base, everted rolled rim.

Provenance

From Abadiya, R152 c. 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