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Marl jar; squat, ovoid; lug handles, decorated with concentric circles. Flattened, everted rim

Provenance

From Abadiya. 1898-1899, excavated by William Mathew Flinders Petrie for the Egypt Exploration Fund; sent over directly from Cairo on March 9, 1899 by Arthur C. Mace. (Accessioned on: October 1, 1899)

Credit Line

Egypt Exploration Fund by subscription

Egyptian, Middle Predynastic Period,

Findspot

Abadiya, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 7.5 cm (1 15/16 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

99.720

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels