Ancient Art

White Crossed-Line Bowl

4000–3500 B.C.

Nile Silt B with white paint

5.7 x 16.3 cm (2 1/4 x 6 7/16 in.)
Yale University Art Gallery
1920.26.18
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Predynastic, Naqada I
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Status: 
Not on view
Provenance: 

Mohammed Mohasib, Luxir, 1920.

Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 27, no. 5A, ill.

Stephen P. Harvey, Gifts to Osiris, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1987), 17, checklist no. 53.

Note: This electronic record was created from historic documentation that does not necessarily reflect the Yale University Art Gallery’s complete or current knowledge about the object. Review and updating of such records is ongoing.