Naqada I, 3850–3650 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, el-Mahasna, Tomb H. 39
Width x length: 7.3 x 10 cm (2 7/8 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pottery: Nile silt ware
Egypt: Pre-Dynastic and Dynastic (Gallery 105A)
Red surface; double mouth, black tops; single body; good condition.
From el-Mahasna, Tomb H. 39. 1908-09, excavated by Edward R. Ayrton and W. L. S. Loat for the Egypt Exploration Fund; assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.
(Accession Date: October 1, 1909)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription