Slender redware jar

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada, 1507

Dimensions

Overall: 28 x 10 cm (11 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.118

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware (P ware); slender, slightly bag-shaped jar; flat base; missing rim (plain, everted); vertical burnished. Good condition, except missing rim. Petrie type P65C.

Provenance

From Naqada, 1507. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie