8 June 2004
TWO EGYPTIAN RED-POLISHED POTTERY JARS
PREDYNASTIC PERIOD, LATE NAQADA II-EARLY NAQADA III, CIRCA 3200 B.C.
Each ovoid in form on a flat base, with a short cylindrical neck and rounded rim
Taller: 10½ in. (26.7 cm.) high (2)
Anonymous sale; Sotheby's, New York, 8 June 1994, lot 301.
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For the type see no. 17 in Needler, Predynastic and Archaic Egypt in The Brooklyn Museum.
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