Maker Egyptian
Title
  • Black-topped Pot
Date between 3800 and 3200 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 5 × 3 1/2 × 3 1/2 inches (12.7 × 8.9 × 8.9 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.46
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, scratched on side: B171
probably 1898-99, probably excavated from cemetery B (Abadiyeh, Egypt);
1900, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)