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D ware shoulder jar

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Ware type: D ware Vessel type: globular Profile: shoulder Rim type: rolled Base: flat Surface Condition: reddish D ware, excellent condition Vessel Condition: excellent condition Decoration: 11 (eleven) sets of wavy lines coming down from rim Other:

Provenance

From Naga el-Hai (Qena), tomb K 2504/2. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada III 3300–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Naga el-Hai (Qena), Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 22.5 x 17 cm (8 7/8 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3965

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels