Spouted jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada III, 3300–2960 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 14.3 x 10 cm (5 5/8 x 3 15/16 in.): spout is 5.5 cm long

Accession Number

1986.387

Medium or Technique

Pottery (marl clay ware)

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Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Tall spouted jar with very small flat base, flattened everted rim. Colori ranges from white to orange (Marl clay). Very good condition with a slight rim chip.

Provenance

September 17, 1986: purchased from Charles Ede Ltd, London.

Credit Line

Egyptian Curator's Fund