Artist Egyptian
Title
  • Black-topped Pot
Date between 3800 and 3200 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 3 3/8 × 2 7/8 inches (8.6 × 7.3 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.41
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Marks Stamped, on side: 5(?6?)-88
probably 1898-99, probably excavated from cemetery R (Hu, Egypt) or cemetery B (Abadiyeh, Egypt);
1900, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)