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Redware lentoid flask

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Redware (P ware); globular, ovoid jar ( flask ); flat base; plain, everted rim; slipped and burnished surface. Good condition, one chip on body. Petrie type F31A.

Provenance

From Naqada, 1241. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of Miss Kate Bradbury

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

Object Place

Naqada, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 12.5 x 11 cm, 6 kg (4 15/16 x 4 5/16 in., 13.2 lb.)

Accession Number

97.76

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels