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Jar with Motifs of Plants and Water

Period:
Late Naqada II
Date:
ca. 3450–3300 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt, Northern Upper Egypt, Abadiya, Cemetery R, Tomb R40H, EEF excavations 1898–99
Medium:
Pottery, paint (Decorated ware)
Dimensions:
H: 21 cm (8 1/4 in.); diam: 20 cm (7 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Gift of Egypt Exploration Fund, 1899
Accession Number:
99.4.137
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Abadiya, Cemetery R, Burial R40H

Patch, Diana Craig 2011. "Introduction." In Dawn of Egyptian Art, edited by Diana Craig Patch. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 5.

Patch, Diana Craig 2011. "From Land to Landscape." In Dawn of Egyptian Art, edited by Diana Craig Patch. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, pp. 68–69, no. 70 .

Allen, Susan J. 2011. "Works in the Exhibition." In Dawn of Egyptian Art, edited by Diana Craig Patch. New York: Metropolitan Museum of Art, p. 250, no. 70.

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