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Object Number:E12298
Current Location: Collections Storage
Provenience: Egypt
Period: Egyptian Predynastic Period
Naqada II
Date Made: 3500-3300 BCE
Early Date: -3500
Late Date: -3300
Technique:Black Top Ware
Height: 47.5 cm
Outside Diameter:27.5 cm
Credit Line:Distribution from the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1912


Black-topped red ware 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.. Cornell University Press. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 204-05View Objects related to this Actual Citation
[Book] 1985. The Artifacts of Ancient Egypt.. National Museum of History, Republic of China. Actual Citation : Page/Fig./Plate: 54View Objects related to this Actual Citation

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