Jar card

Jar

1977.112.65

Currently not on display

Information

Black stone jar with pierced lug handles and flat base. Flared rim that is chipped in places. Cracked in two and mended. Described by Petrie as a "hanging stone vase". White sticker near rim: 169. Handwritten note inside the pot: "Found during excavations at Nagada by Prof. F. Petrie 1895 about B.C. 3000. Kennard Sale Lot 8"