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Redware shoulder jar with potmarks

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Redware shoulder jar; small flat base; rolled everted rim; surface burnished but worn; potmarks.

Provenance

From Abadiya, B?. 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, Predynastic Period, Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Abadiya, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 27 x 17.5 cm (10 5/8 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

99.703

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels