Maker Egyptian
  • "Decorated" Ware Pot
Date 3400/3200 BC
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions 9 x 7 3/4 in. diam (22.8 x 19.6 cm diam)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.76
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks B459 (pencilled on side)
Excavated probably 1898-99, probably from cemetery B at Abadiyeh (75 miles north of Thebes);
Gift to the Detroit Museum of Art / DIA from The Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900 (checklist #82)