AN EGYPTIAN POTTERY 'NET' JAR
NAQADA III, CIRCA 3250-3100 B.C.
Of cylindrical form with rounded rim and painted brown criss-cross bands imitating a net, a horizontal band of tooled arches below the rim
9¼ in. (23.5 cm.) high
Collection of the Dutch composer, writer and multimedia artist Dick Raaijmakers (b. 1930); with Sphinx Gallery, The Hague, 1974.