Maker Egyptian
Title
  • Jar
Date between 3500 and 3100 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 4 3/4 × 3 1/4 inches (12.1 × 8.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.146
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks Marked, scratched on side: [tripod design]
probably 1898-99, probably excavated from a cemetery at (Hu, Egypt) or (Abadiyeh, Egypt);
1900, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)