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Marl ware jar with lug handles

Period:
Predynastic Period
Date:
ca. 3850–2960 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Southern Upper Egypt, Hierakonpolis (Nekhen), Fort Cemetery (Hk 27), Tomb 68, MMA excavations
Medium:
Pottery
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1936
Accession Number:
36.1.116
Not on view
Excavations of the Metropolitan Museum of Art Egyptian Expedition at Hierakonpolis, 1934–35. Allotted to the Museum by the Egyptian Government in the division of finds.

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