Maker Egyptian
Title
  • Black-topped Pot
Date between 3800 and 3200 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 5 5/8 × 4 1/4 inches (14.3 × 10.8 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.55
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
Inscriptions Inscribed, scratched into side: B
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)