Small black ovoid jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada II
3650–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Deir el-Ballas

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .11 H.

Accession Number

97.73

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black clay; small lug handles; surface much scratched; traces of polish; flat everted rim, chipped.

Provenance

From Ballas. excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the EEF in the division of finds by the Egyptian government; voted to the MFA at EEF general meeting; sent over

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Kate Bradbury