Artist Egyptian
  • Black-topped Pot
Date between 3800 and 3400 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 14 1/4 × 5 3/4 inches (36.2 × 14.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.54
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, scratched into surface: B119
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)