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Marl storage jar with potmark

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Ware type: S ware (marl) Vessel type: slender Profile: shoulder Rim type: rolled Base: rounded Surface Condition: marl Vessel Condition: good Decoration: 2 incised bands around rim Other: wet-incised potmark in shape of reversed "Y" rotated 90 degrees to the left

Provenance

From Naqada 106.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie

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

Object Place

Naqada, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 42 x 15 cm (16 9/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.89

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels