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Black-topped redware shoulder jar

Dark red clay; black top; Mended and lined with plaster; missing part from rim; flat base wide mouth; rolled everted rim; convex sides.

Provenance

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)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.

Object Place

Abadiya, Egypt

Accession Number

99.699

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels