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Horizontally ribbed bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Badarian, 4500–3800 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, el-Mustagidda, Area 3500

Dimensions

Height: 8.4 cm (3 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

55.61

Medium or Technique

Pottery (Nile silt ware)

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Brown coarse ware bowl with horizontal ribbing outside and a tightly constricted mouth.

Provenance

From El-Mustagidda, Area 3500. 1928-29, excavated by the British Museum Expedition to Egypt; given to the British Museum by the government of Egypt; 1955: acquired by the MFA by exchange with the British Museum.

Credit Line

By exchange with The British Museum