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Black-topped redware beaker

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Ware type: B ware Vessel type: tall beaker Profile: slightly convex Rim type: slightly flaring; damaged Base: flat Surface Condition: top very shiny; chipped Vessel Condition: pretty good; many stone inclusions in the body Decoration: Other: dry scratched potmark of abstract hourglass on base

Provenance

From Naqada 159 (?).

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie

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

Object Place

Naqada, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 28 x 15 cm (11 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.81

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels