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Rim sherd

Chocolate brown rim sherd -plain, burnished inside and out. Hand made.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Merimda Beni Salama 56-80. Vienna Academy Excavations, 1928-32. Gift of Albert Rothbart, through Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Credit Line

Gift of Albert Rothbart

Egyptian, Predynastic, Badarian Period, 4500–3800 B.C.

Findspot

Merimda Beni Salama, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5.5 cm (2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

33.416c

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels