Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya, 131
Overall: 40 x 8 cm (15 3/4 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Nile silt shoulder jar with round base. Rim is everted, rolled, and chipped. Striations from vertical trimming.
From Abadiya. 1898-1899, excavated by William Mathew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; sent over directly from Cairo on March 9, 1899 by Arthur C. Mace.
(Accessioned on: October 1, 1899)
Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription