NAQADA BLACK-TOPPED REDWARE POTTERY JAR

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NAQADA BLACK-TOPPED REDWARE POTTERY JAR
Ovoid shape tapering toward small flattened base, and flaring to mouth with moulded rim, burnished body with black upperpart

Ex priv. coll. J.D.R. Fryer, UK 1971, acq. from Folio Fine Arts
H. 13,5 cm. Small chip from rim, otherwise intact

PreDynastic Period, Naqada I-II, c. 3600-3500 BC

Cf. Dorothea Arnold – Janine Bourriau (eds.), An Introduction to Ancient Egyptian Pottery (Mainz am Rhein, Philipp von Zabern, 1993), p. 33-36;

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