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    Sale 5951

    Antiquities Including the Plesch Collection of Ancient Glass

    28 April 2009, London, South Kensington

  • Lot 137

    TWO EGYPTIAN PREDYNASTIC POTTERY 'NET' JARS

    NAQADA III, CIRCA 3250-3100 B.C.

    Price Realised  

    TWO EGYPTIAN PREDYNASTIC POTTERY 'NET' JARS
    NAQADA III, CIRCA 3250-3100 B.C.
    Each of cylindrical form with rounded rim and 'scalloped' decoration around the neck, painted with brown criss-cross bands imitating a carrying net
    11 in. (28 cm.) high max. (2)


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    Provenance

    Acquired on the European art market, prior to 1999.