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Ancient Art

Squat jar

4000–2649 B.C.

Stone

6.4 × 5.9 cm (2 1/2 × 2 5/16 in.)
Anonymous gift
1937.105
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Naqada II–Dynasty II
Classification: 
Containers - Stone
Provenance: 

Coll. Andre Bircher, Cairo 1920

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.