University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number: E1423
Current Location: Collections storage
Provenience: Egypt
Naqada
Locus: Gr 1465
Period: Egyptian Predynastic Period
Naqada I
Date Made: 4000-3500 BC
Early Date: -4000
Late Date: -3500
Section:Egyptian
Materials:Ceramic
Technique:Black Top Ware
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account; William Flinders Petrie, 1895
Other NumberES 1423 - Other Number

Description

Petrie's "Fancy Ware" category. Unusual oval shaped black-topped redware bowl. No potmark. Black and red polished pottery, black inside. Elliptical body with flattened base.


Current & Past Exhibitions:

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

Bibliography:

[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] Petrie, William M. 1895. Naqada and Ballas. : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 25View Objects cited in this Publication
[Book] Petrie, William M. Prehistoric Egypt Corpus. : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 15View Objects cited in this Publication

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