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Redware flask

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Redware (P ware); globular, ovoid jar ( flask ); pointed base; plain, everted rim; slipped and burnished with white deposits. Good condition, but 50% of rim missing. Wire hanger around neck. Petrie type P95A.

Provenance

From Naqada, N/584. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie

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

Object Place

Naqada, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 13.5 x 8.8 cm (5 5/16 x 3 7/16 in.)

Accession Number

97.104

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels