Fragment of a footed bowl
pre-Badarian, Merimda Culture, 5th millennium B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Merimda Beni Salama, W O.127
Width: 12.7 cm (0.127 x 5 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile silt ware)
Not On View
Cooking pot with feet. Pinkish red ware, in part black through defective firing. Roughly hand made, pink wash outside. Parts of 2 feet preserved.
From Merimda Beni Salama. 1928-32, Vienna Academy Excavations; 1933; given to the MFA by Albert Rothbart through the Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.
(Accession Date: May 1, 1933)
Gift of Albert Rothbart