pre-Badarian, Merimda Culture, 5th millennium B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Merimda Beni Salama, B
Length: 6.9 cm (2 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Pottery (Nile silt clay)
Not On View
Rough black ware with rudimentary knob handle. Hand made, straw marked.
From Merimda Beni Salama - B. 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