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Black-topped red ware jar

Period:
Predynastic Period
Date:
ca. 3850–2960 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Pottery
Credit Line:
Gift of Mrs. Morton C. Nichols, 1950
Accession Number:
50.19.8
Not on view
Given to the Museum by Mrs. Morton C. Nichols, Connecticut, 1950.

Hayes, William C. 1959. Scepter of Egypt II: A Background for the Study of the Egyptian Antiquities in the Metropolitan Museum of Art, Part II: The Hyksos Period and the New Kingdom (1675-1080 B.C.). Cambridge, Mass.: The Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 39, fig. 18.

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