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Jar with Motifs of Plants and Water

Late Naqada II
ca. 3450–3300 B.C.
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abadiya, Cemetery R, Tomb R40H, EEF excavations 1898–99
Pottery, paint (Decorated ware)
H: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.); diam: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1899
Accession Number:
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Abadiya, Cemetery R, Burial R40H

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