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Red polished ware jar with a spout

Period:
Predynastic, Naqada II
Date:
ca. 3500 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
H: 10.2 cm (4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1907
Accession Number:
07.228.113
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Purchased in Egypt from Mohammed Mohassib, 1907.

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