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Vessel fragment

Rim fragment of a globular bowl of gray-brown ware, in part black, with some orangish streaking. Pebble-burnished inside and out. Hand made.

Provenance

Findspot Information: From Merimda Beni Salama - SO-2. Vienna Academy Excavations, 1928-32. Gift of Albert Rothbart, through Metropolitan Museum of Art, New York.

Credit Line

Gift of Albert Rothbart

Egyptian, Predynastic, Merimde, 4500–3800 B.C.

Findspot

Merimde Beni-Salama, Egypt

Accession Number

33.414

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels