University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E12298
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Egyptian Predynastic Period
Naqada II
Date Made: 3500-3300 BC
Early Date: -3500
Late Date: -3300
Technique:Black Top Ware
Height: 48cm
Outside Diameter:28cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1912


Black topped redware jar. Small flat base; ovoid shaped body; high sloping shoulder and short neck with wide mouth. Beveled rim. No potmarks. Well known type found in Upper Egyptian sites

Current & Past Exhibitions:

Searching for Ancient Egypt: (1997 - 1997)View Objects in Exhibition


[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum. : Page/Fig./Plate: 204-05View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt. : Page/Fig./Plate: 54View Objects cited in this Publication

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