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Oval dish with smaller dish attached to the inside

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Redware, slipped and burnished with mineral deposits in interior; oval with smaller dish attached to the iniside wall like a shelf. Several rim chips, but in good condition.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Dimensions

Overall: 4 x 16 cm (1 9/16 x 6 5/16 in.) shorter side is 13 cm

Accession Number

03.1597

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels