About this object

Pottery model of a boat from an unrecorded excavation. Of the same style as ones from Predynastic and Early Dynastic burials.

Object specifics

  • Type
    Model
  • Culture
    Early Dynastic Period
  • Artist/Maker
  • Place made
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date made
    3100 BC - 2686 BC (Dynasty 1 - 2) about
  • Materials
    Pottery
  • Location
    Item currently on loan
  • Acquisition
    Purchased from the collections of Norwich Castle Museum
  • Collector
    Mrs Waterfield
  • Place collected
    Africa: Northern Africa: Egypt
  • Date collected
    1947 before
  • Measurements
    85 mm x 100 mm x 440 mm
  • Related people
    Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery ( Previous owner); Mrs Waterfield ( Collector, previous owner)

Ownership

Previous owners

  • Norwich Castle Museum and Art Gallery

    Owned from: 1947
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1956
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
  • Mrs Waterfield

    Owned from: Unknown or unrecorded
    How acquired: Unknown or unrecorded
    Owned until: 1947
    Disposal method: Unknown or unrecorded
Object view = Humanities
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