Maker Egyptian
Title
  • Ovoid Jar
Date between 3500 and 3100 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 8 × 4 1/4 inches (20.3 × 10.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1902
Accession Number 1990.181
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, in pen, on side: G54
ca. 1902, probably excavated from cemetery G (Abydos, Egypt);
1902, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)