Predynastic Period, Naqada II to Dynasty 1
2960–2770 B.C., or earlier
Findspot: Egypt, Abadiya
Height: 26.6 cm (10 1/2 in.)
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Tall, slightly shouldered jar in pinkish marl clay, with two wavy ledge handles at the wodest point.
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