Wavy Handled Jar card

Courtesy of National Museums Liverpool, World Museum

Wavy Handled Jar


Currently not on display


Ovoid shaped jar with two wavy-shaped handles. Predynastic Pottery Corpus W.41. One of the previous owners, Amy Urlin, assisted W. M. F. Petrie on his excavation of the cemetery at Abydos in 1901, which is the likely source of this object. Diameter of the mouth is 103 mm. CONDITION NOTE (1998): Pitted, worn, surface dirt, surface loss.