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Jar

Ovoid Nile silt jar with pointed base and everted, rolled rim. Broken and restored with a plaster substance on the interior; small fragments still missing. Surface worn.

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,

Findspot

Abadiya, Egypt

Accession Number

99.722

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels