White cross-lined bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.


Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 18.5 cm (1 3/4 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

21.2607

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

C Ware; convex bowl; plain rim; round base. White line decoration (chevron or tree design) with fugitive paint. Surface badly worn and pitted. Broken and restored.

Provenance

From Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition