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Deep redware bowl

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Deep, convex bowl; slightly inverted rim; flat base. Redware (P ware), slipped and interior vertically burnished. Badly broken, poorly restored; poor condition.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt 1903 ?

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

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

Dimensions

Overall: 12 x 20 cm (4 3/4 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1637

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels