Small D ware jar

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


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 7.5 cm (3 15/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.120

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: D ware
Vessel type: globular
Profile: ovoid
Rim type: flattened, everted
Base: small, flat
Surface Condition: somewhat worn
Vessel Condition: good; rim in poor condition
Decoration: 2 large spirals and wavy lines in dark red
Other: tubular lug handles

Provenance

From Naqada.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie