5 - 6 December 2001
AN EGYPTIAN POTTERY BOWL
Early Dynastic Period, Dynasty I-II, 2920-2649 B.C.
Funnel-shaped with a flat base, pale red slip on the exterior, and a highly polished black interior
4 in. (10.1 cm) high; 9½ in. (24 cm) diameter
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For a similar example see p. 175 in Needler, Predynastic and Archaic Egypt in the Brooklyn Museum.
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