Trumpet neck jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya

Dimensions

Overall: 28 x 15 cm (11 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.692

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Tall, ovoid Nile silt jar with a trumpet neck and pointed base. R ware. Large crack on body.

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