Shouldered jar with two lugs

Period:
Predynastic, Naqada II
Date:
ca. 3650–3300 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Limestone breccia
Dimensions:
H. 17.2 cm (6 3/4 in.); diam. 14.3 cm (5 5/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of J. Pierpont Morgan, 1912
Accession Number:
12.183.2
Not on view
Donated to the Museum by J. Pierpont Morgan, 1912.

Hayes, William C. 1953. Scepter of Egypt I: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in The Metropolitan Museum of Art: From the Earliest Times to the End of the Middle Kingdom. Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 23, 41, fig. 15.