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Black-topped redware beaker

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Ware type: B ware Vessel type: tall beaker Profile: convex Rim type: plain and everted Base: flat Surface Condition: good with a shiny finish Vessel Condition: complete, but most of the rim is gone. It has been repaired. Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Naqada 397. Assigned to the Egypt Exploration Fund by the government of Egypt; given to the MFA by the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie

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

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Egypt

Dimensions

Height x diameter: 22 x 10 cm (8 11/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.84

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels