pre-Badarian, Merimda Culture, 5th millennium B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Merimda Beni Salama, 560
Height x width: 7 x 8 cm (2 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile silt ware)
Not On View
Oval bowl. Soft gray ware, roughly hand made; incomplete.
From Merimda Beni Salama - 560. 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