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Vessel fragment

Egyptian
Predynastic, Merimde
4500–3800 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Merimde Beni Salama, SO-2

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: L of frag. 0.075

Accession Number

33.414

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Rim fragment of a globular bowl of gray-brown ware, in part black, with some orangish streaking. Pebble-burnished inside and out. Hand made.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Merimda Beni Salama - SO-2. Vienna Academy Excavations, 1928-32.
Gift of Albert Rothbart, through Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Credit Line

Gift of Albert Rothbart