University of Pennsylvania Museum of Archaeology and Anthropology
Object Number:E1423
Current Location:
Currently On Display
Provenience: Egypt
Locus: Gr 1465
Period: Egyptian Predynastic Period
Naqada I
Date Made: 4000-3500 BC
Early Date: -4000
Late Date: 4000-3500 BC
Technique:Black Top Ware
Height: 5.71 cm
Length: 30.48 cm
Width: 15.24 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egyptian Research Account; William Flinders Petrie, 1895
Other Number:ES 1423 - Other Number


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


[Book] Silverman, David P. 1997. Searching for Ancient Egypt: Art, Architecture and Artifacts from the University of Pennsylvania Museum.. Cornell University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 204-05View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Petrie, William M. 1895. Naqada and Ballas.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 25View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] Petrie, William M. Prehistoric Egypt Corpus.. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: plate 15View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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