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Deep black-topped redware bowl

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B ware; deep bowl with high, straight sides; flat base; plain, slightly everted rim; exterior shiny and unslipped, interior dull. Very good condition, small crack and chip. Petrie type B12B.

Provenance

From Naqada, 1784. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Kate Bradbury

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

Object Place

Naqada, Egypt

Dimensions

Other: 9.5 x 16 cm (3 3/4 x 6 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.70

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels