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Black-topped red ware jar

Period:
Predynastic, Naqada II
Date:
ca. 3500–3300 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Southern Upper Egypt, Hierakonpolis (Nekhen), Fort Cemetery (Hk 27), Tomb 32, MMA excavations, 1934–35
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
H: 35 cm (13 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.1.2
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Excavations of the Metropolitan Museum of Art Egyptian Expedition at Hierakonpolis, 1934-35. Allotted to the Museum by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds.

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