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Wavy-handled jar

Period:
Predynastic Period
Date:
ca. 3850–2960 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt; Probably from Northern Upper Egypt, Abadiya, EEF excavaions 1898-1899
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
H: 24 x Diam: 10.5 cm (9 7/16 x 4 1/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1899
Accession Number:
99.4.161
Not on view
Excavated by the Egypt Exploration Fund at Abadiya. Received from the Egyptian government in the division of finds. Allotted to the Metropolitan Museum, 1899.

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