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Clay Bowl


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Title/s

Clay Bowl

Category

vessel

Name

bowl

Description

bowl, with pink painted decoration, of hippopotami, crocodiles, dogs, plants, ?birds and geometric patterns. Nile silt clay, white-painted ware.

Field Collection

Egypt

Dimensions

diameter 13.7 cm
height 10.5 cm

Period

Nagada I & Predynastic period

Date

3500 B.C.

Provenance

given: family of late F.W.Green 1950 (Filtered for: Antiquities)

Documentation

  1. Bourriau, J.D.
    (1981) Umm El-Ga`ab : pottery from the Nile Valley before the Arab conquest (1981)
    [comments: no.76]

Material/s

ceramic

Accession Number

E.4.1950 (Antiquities)
(Reference Number: 62030; Input Date: 2003-03-25 / Last Edit: 2011-07-22)

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