Squat shoulder jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Naqada

Dimensions

Overall: 14.5 x 14.3 cm (5 11/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.115

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Squat, shoulder jar; flat base; rolled, everted rim; grooved neck; slipped Nile silt. Complete, but repaired. Petrie type R57C. Jar is slightly lopsided in shape.

Provenance

From Naqada. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie