White cross-lined carinated bowl with geometric decoration

Period:
Predynastic, Late Naqada l–Early Naqada II
Date:
ca. 3700–3500 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Pottery, paint
Dimensions:
H: 8.5 cm (3 3/8 in.); diam: 18.8 cm (7 3/4 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.176.109
On view at The Met Fifth Avenue in Gallery 101
Purchased by the Museum from Mohammed Mohassib, Luxor, 1910.

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, p. 17-18, fig. 9.