Black-topped Pot, between 3800 and 3200 BCE

  • Egyptian

Terracotta

  • Overall: 3 3/8 × 2 7/8 inches (8.6 × 7.3 cm)

Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900

1990.41

Department

Africa, Oceania & Indigenous Americas

  • Black-topped
  • Terracotta
  • Pot
  • Cracked
  • Protodynastic
  • Egypt

probably 1898-99, probably excavated from cemetery R (Hu, Egypt) or cemetery B (Abadiyeh, Egypt); 1900, gifted by the Egypt Exploration Fund; 1990-present, gift to the Detroit Institute of Arts (Detroit, Michigan, USA)

Egyptian, Black-topped Pot, between 3800 and 3200 BCE, terracotta. Detroit Institute of Arts, Gift of the Egypt Exploration Fund, 1900, 1990.41.