Ancient Art

Polished red jar

3450–3350 B.C.

Nile Silt B with red slip

29.5 × 9.7 cm (11 5/8 × 3 13/16 in.)
Yale University Art Gallery
1920.26.16
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Predynastic, Naqada IIc-d
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 26, no. 4, ill.

Stephen P. Harvey, Gifts to Osiris, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1987), 17, checklist no. 54.

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