SPECIAL ADVISORY: To safeguard against the spread of COVID-19, the Yale University Art Gallery will remain closed until further notice. Learn More

Ancient Art

Small ovoid jar

3300–2770 B.C.

Diorite gneiss

6.55 × 4.78 cm (2 9/16 × 1 7/8 in.)
Anonymous gift
1937.96
Status: 
Not on view
Culture: 
Egyptian
Period: 
Naqada III-Dynasty 1
Classification: 
Containers - Stone
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.