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Wavy-handled beaker

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Coarse salmon-colored marl clay, roughly finished with burn marks; applied decoration- wavy handles; base flat and crack running through it. Wire mount needs removal.

Provenance

From Deir el-Ballas tomb 624 Gift of W.M.F. Petrie

Credit Line

Gift of W. M. F. Petrie

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

Findspot

Deir el-Ballas, Egypt

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .277 H.

Accession Number

97.86

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels