Egyptian Predynastic Naqada limestone jar

E135

£300.00

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An indurated limestone jar with an ovoid body, pad foot and small pierced handles on the shoulder.

Culture
Egypt, Predynastic, Naqada I–III, c. 3850–2960 BC

Size
7.2 x 5 cms

Condition
Surface wear and losses to rim, one handle re-attached and the other lost

Provenance
Ex. collection: Mr. and Mrs. Robert Feuer, New York, USA, acquired 1970s – 1980s.

For a jar of similar shape in the Museum of Fine Arts, Boston, USA; please compare: https://collections.mfa.org/objects/137982

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