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Red polished ware jar

Period:
Predynastic Period
Date:
ca. 4500–4000 B.C. (?)
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Mahasna, Tomb H 107, EEF excavations 1908–1909
Medium:
Pottery
Dimensions:
H. 29.8 x Diam. 19.7 cm (11 3/4 x 7 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1909
Accession Number:
09.182.26
Not on view
Excavated by E.R. Ayrton for the EEF in 1909 and given to the EEF in the division of finds. Acquired by the Museum through subscription, 1909.

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