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Ancient Art

Wavy-handled Jar

3350–3200 B.C.

Fine Marl A, with red paint

28 × 8.3 × 10.8 cm (11 × 3 1/4 × 4 1/4 in.)
Yale University Art Gallery
1920.26.20
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Predynastic, Naqada III
Classification: 
Containers - Ceramics
Provenance: 

Mohammed Mohassib, Luxor, 1920.

Bibliography: 

Gerry D. Scott, III, Ancient Egyptian Art at Yale, 1st (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1986), 36, no. 14, ill.

Stephen P. Harvey, Gifts to Osiris, exh. cat. (New Haven, Conn.: Yale University Art Gallery, 1987), 18, checklist no. 62.

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.