Storage jar with wavy-line decoration

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


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya (Abadieh)

Dimensions

Height: 16.1 cm (6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.673

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Pinkish clay; three groups of wavy vertical lines extending from neck nearly to the base.

Provenance

From Abadiya. 1898-1899, excavated by William Mathew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; sent over directly from Cairo on March 9, 1899 by Arthur C. Mace.
(Accessioned on: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription