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Archeological Object

Vase (N. cat. 65943)


Vase with an ellipsoidal body that develops with larger diameter at the top; the rim is everted, the neck slightly flared and the bottom is flat. The exterior is decorated on the top with red and brown triangles, disposed in two rows. The triangles represent probably the mountains. On the vase is a note containing the place of discovery: the cemetery b of el – Amrah,  without the indication of the tomb.

Further information
Identificazione (Label is not translated)
  Inventory number: inv. 65943
Place of discovery
  Place of discovery:

Cemetery b of el-Amrah

  Definizione: Vase
  Title or subject:


Cronologia (Label is not translated)
  Period: Late Naqada II
Dati_tecnici (Label is not translated)
  Material: Earthenware
  Height: 20,7
  Varie: Conservation status: good

2005-2007, Cappozzo M. “La collezione Egizia del Museo Nazionale Preistorico Etnografico Luigi Pigorini” in Bullettino di Paletnologia Italiana, Vol. 96, p. 144, scheda 10, fig. 10.