Artist Egyptian
Title
  • Squat Ovoid Jar
Date between 3400 and 3100 BCE
Medium Terracotta
Dimensions Overall: 6 1/2 × 5 3/4 inches (16.5 × 14.6 cm)
Credit Line Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900
Accession Number 1990.88
Department Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas
Not On View
probably 1898-99, probably excavated from a cemetery at (Hu, Egypt) or (Abadiyeh, Egypt);
1900, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund;
1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)