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D ware jar with wavy lines

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D ware; globular, ovoid jar; tiny, flat base; flat, everted rim; very eroded, decorated with horizontal wavy lines over all body. Repaired condition. Tubular lug handles high on shoulder. Petrie type D29.

Provenance

From Naqada, 1850. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie

Egyptian, Predynastic period, Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.

Object Place

Naqada, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 10.5 x 8 cm (4 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.121

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels