Maker Egyptian
  • Black-topped Pot
Date between 3800 and 3400 BC
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 8 1/2 × 4 3/4 inches (21.6 × 12.1 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.63
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, scratched in side: B116
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)