Maker Egyptian
Title
  • Black-topped Bowl
Date between 3800 and 3200 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 4 3/8 × 9 5/8 × 9 1/4 inches (11.1 × 24.4 × 23.5 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.64
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks B306 (penned on side)
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen, on side: B306
probably 1898-99, probably excavated from cemetery B (Abadiyeh, Egypt);
1900, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)