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Clay hanging flask


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Title/s

Clay hanging flask

Category

vessel

Name

flask

Description

flask, lentoid. nile silt clay, burnished black ware imitating stone.

Production Notes

hand made

Field Collection

Ballas Egypt

Technique Description

hand-made

Dimensions

diameter 9.2 cm
length 11.9 cm

Period

Nagada II & Predynastic period

Date

3000 B.C.

Provenance

given: Petrie, William Matthew Flinders, Sir 1895 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Meisterwerke altägyptischer Keramik : 5000 Jahre Kunst und Kunsthandwerk aus Ton und Fayence
    [comments: no. 41]
  2. Petrie, W.M.F.
    Nagada
    [comments: Pl.XXVI]
  3. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1981) Umm El-Ga`ab : pottery from the Nile Valley before the Arab conquest (1981)
    [comments: no.72]

Material/s

ceramic

Accession Number

E.83.1896 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 49473; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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