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Black-topped redware dish

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Straight sided dish; plain rim; small, flat base. Shiny black-topped redware (B ware); good condition.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

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

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 10 cm (1 9/16 x 3 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

03.1902

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels