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Squat shoulder jar

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Squat, shoulder jar; flat base; rolled, everted rim; grooved neck; slipped Nile silt. Complete, but repaired. Petrie type R57C. Jar is slightly lopsided in shape.

Provenance

From Naqada. Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund.

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie

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

Object Place

Naqada, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 14.5 x 14.3 cm (5 11/16 x 5 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

97.115

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels