Footed jar with lug handles

Period:
Predynastic, Naqada II
Date:
ca. 3650–3500 B.C.
Geography:
From Egypt
Medium:
Sandstone
Dimensions:
H: 5.6 cm (2 3/16 in.); diam: 4.7 cm (1 7/8 in.)
Credit Line:
Rogers Fund, 1910
Accession Number:
10.176.136
Not on view
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. 23.