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Small, straight sided dish; plain rim; round base. D Ware, large red dots on interior and exterior, red line around rim. Good condition. Slightly uneven shape.

Provenance

Purchased by Albert M. Lythgoe in Egypt

Credit Line

Emily Esther Sears Fund

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

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 13 cm (1 3/16 x 5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

03.1899

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels