Art/ Collection/ Art Object

Bowl in the form of a turtle

Period:
Predynastic, Late Naqada l–Naqada II
Date:
ca. 3900–3500 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
H: 6.8 cm (2 11/16 in.); W: 16.8 cm (6 5/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.176.114
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Purchased by the Museum from Mohammed Mohassib, Luxor, 1910.

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