Decorated ware ovoid jar
Middle Predynastic Period
Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya
Overall: 13 x 7 cm (5 1/8 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Ovoid marl vase with an everted, flattened rim, lug handles. Encrusted surface. Decorated with three spirals and wavy lines on the body and base.
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)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription