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Egyptian Gallery: Predynastic Pottery

Detailed List Of Artifacts On Exhibit

OIM 11230 -- Arrow Head -- Predynastic-Protodynastic -- Flint -- 121x30x6 mm
Arrow Head, Triangular, Tang With Concave Sides And Flatt Butt
OIM 11256 -- Arrow Head -- Predynastic-Ok -- Flint -- 63x34x8 mm
Flint Arrow Head, Tri. 2 Short Tangs, Horseshoe Notch
OIM 11274 -- Arrow Head -- Predynastic-Protodynastic -- Flint -- 101x44x12 mm
Flint Arrow Head, Tri. Short Tang
OIM 11263 -- Arrow Head --Predynastic -- Flint -- 37x20x6 mm
Flint Arrow Head, Tri. 2 Tangs, 1 Shorter Than The Other, Horseshoe Notch
OIM 11255 -- Arrow Head --Predynastic -- Flint -- 62x35x9 mm
Flint Arrow Head, Tri. 2 Tangs, Horseshoe Notch.
OIM 11266 -- Arrow Head --Predynastic -- Flint -- 55x22x7 mm
Flint Arrow Head, Tri., Point Bent To 1 Side, 2 Tangs, Concave Notch
OIM 11261 -- Arrow Head --Predynastic -- Flint -- 41x34x4 mm
Flint Arrow Head, Tri. 2 Tangs,Tri. Notch
OIM 6096 -- Arrow Head -- Umm El-Qa'ab, Tmb Zer -- Protodynastic -- Quartz -- 45x9x4 mm
Lanceolate, Short Tang
OIM 10982 -- Arrow Head -- Thebes, West Plateau -- Paleo -- Flint -- 69lx43w mm
Tanged
OIM 11297 -- Arrow Head --Predynastic -- Flint -- 31x15x4 mm
Ovoid, Short Tang.
OIM 11249 -- Awl -- Predynastic-Old Kingdom -- Flint -- 84x7x8 mm
Flint Awl, Tri. Section, Pointed Both Ends
OIM 6065 -- Axe -- Umm El-Qa'ab, Tmb Zer -- Protodynastic -- Flint -- 67x13x4 mm
Long, Triangular
OIM 11020 -- Axe -- Thebes, West Plateau -- Paleo -- Flint -- 83lx38w mm
OIM 7560 -- Blade -- Abydos -- Flint -- 52x12x4 mm
Long Rectangular, Triangular Section
OIM 7455 -- Blade -- Abydos -- Flint -- 54x10x5 mm
Long Rectangular, Triangular Section
OIM 7464 -- Blade -- Abydos -- Flint -- 55x10x3 mm
Flint Blade, Long Rectangular, Triangular Section
OIM 7475 -- Blade -- Abydos -- Flint -- 133x56x20 mm
Hoe Blade, Long Rectangular Tapering, Straight Cutting Edge.
OIM 836 -- Bowl -- Naqada, A7 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 128dx42h mm
Rough Bowl, Type L73, Coarse Brown Clay, Superficially Smoothed
OIM 26633 -- Bowl -- Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 104dx63h mm
Squat, Flat Based, Somewhat Globular, Red Polished Ware With Mineral Temper, Hand Formed, Decorated 3 Horizontal Bands, Crossbars Vertically Placed At Rim, Rough, Heavy Paint Work
OIM 4722 -- Bowl -- Hierakonpolis -- Protodynastic -- Alabaster -- 62hx92d mm
Semi Globular, Flat Base.
OIM 11056 -- Bowl -- Predynastic-Old Kingdom -- Stone -- 70hx88d mm
Green Stone, Conoid, Flat Base, Turned In Shoulders, Rnd Rim
OIM 7747 -- Bowl -- Abydos -- Protodynastic -- Clay, Baked
Jar Bowl ?
OIM 18251 -- Bowl -- Clay, Baked -- 80x121mmd
Pottery Bowl, Globular, Round Base, Two Lug Handles Perforataed, Flattened Flaring Rim. Buff Ware, With Dark Red Fish Scale Design
OIM 24203 -- Bowl -- Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 120h 140d mm
Red Ware, Flat Base, Body Expands Slightly To Small Flared Rim, White Paint Decoration Of Vertical Bands Of Inverted V Shapes. Rim Incomplete, Body Cracked
OIM 5299 -- Bowl -- Abadiya, Grv B --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 100dx63h mm
Semi Globular, Roundish Base, Round Rim
OIM 7746 -- Bowl -- Abydos -- Protodynastic -- Clay, Baked
OIM 6616 -- Bowl -- Abydos -- Protodynastic -- Clay, Baked
OIM 1742 -- Bowl -- Naqada, Tmb T 300 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 101hx168d mm
Type L78, Reddish Clay, Smoothed Inside And Out, Rim Uneven And Damaged
OIM 4750 -- Bowl -- Hierakonpolis -- Protodynastic -- Aragonite -- 66hx123d mm
Semi Conoid, Flat Base, Rnd Rim, Incised Ins, Cf Reg Card For Sketch & Cf OIM Photo P56088
OIM 903 -- Bowl, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 136dx82h mm
Fancy Bowl, Type F 15g, Irregular Oval, Rim Partly Broken, Black Paoished Inside With Black Rim Over Natural, Smoothed Clay Outside.
OIM 1708 -- Bowl, Polished Red -- Naqada, Tmb T 1507 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 174dx67h mm
Type P 15b, Polished Red Inside And Out, Rim And Surface Damaged.
OIM 1691 -- Bowl, Polished Red -- Naqada, Tmb T 751 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 146dx56h mm
Polished Red, Type P11g, Red Inside And Along The Rim Outside, On Top Of Smooth Red Clay, Well Preserved
OIM 864 -- Bowl, White Cross-Lined -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 106dx50h mm
Type C 64b, Paint Very Faded, Surface Badly Damaged.
OIM 1670 -- Bowl, White Cross-Lined -- Naqada, Tmb T 1490 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 70h mm
Type C, Sherd Of Bottom W Some Of The Adjacent Walls, Around Bottom (W/O Red Slip) 4 Concentric Cir, Off 3 Times 3 Short Par. Lines, X-Hatched, Triangles In Pinkish Thick Paint.
OIM 940 -- Bowl, White Cross-Lined -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 193dx82h mm
White Cross Lined Bowl, Type C 31, Rebuilt From Sherds, About 1/3 Plaster, Bottom Without Red Slip.
OIM 11228 -- Dagger -- Abusir -- Flint -- 225x42x13 mm Butt,47 mmw
Flint Dagger, Laurel Leaf? Shape, Widening Butt
OIM 10867 -- Flake Tool -- Thebes --Predynastic -- Flint -- 119lx36w mm
Side Blow Flake? Tool
OIM 18240 -- Goblet -- Clay, Baked -- 130x80x25mmdbase
Pottery Goblet With Tapering Sides, Flat Base, Flaring Rim. Red Ware,Black Top
OIM 802 -- Grinding Pebble -- Naqada, Tmb T 302 --Predynastic -- Flint -- 5.3lx4.2w mm
Pebble, Flint, Natural With Signs From Having Rubbed Paint On A Palette-Brown
OIM 12380 -- Handaxe -- Thebes, West Plateau --Predynastic -- Flint -- 189lx104wmm
Flint
OIM 12939 -- Handaxe -- Thebes, West Plateau --Predynastic -- Flint -- 125lx84w mm
Pointed.
OIM 12552? -- Handaxe -- Thebes, West Plateau --Predynastic -- Flint -- 113lx98w mm
OIM 1666 -- Jar -- El-Kab, Grv 985 -- Protodynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 264hx105d mm
Cyl, Tapering Slightly To Flat Base, Flaring Flat Rim, Deco W Cross Lines In Black Paint
OIM 5815 -- Jar -- El-Amra, Grv B --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 370hx300d mm
Pear Shaped, Flat Base, Short Neck, Flaring Flat Rim
OIM 827 -- Jar -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 401hx241w mm
Rough Jar, Type R81, Coarse Smoothed Clay Inside And Out, Irregular Mouth, Rim Broken, Mark Nagada And Ballas Pl. Lv 409
OIM 5487 -- Jar -- Abadiya, Grv H --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 164wx428h mm
Handmade, Elongated Conical Body, Base Narrow And Flat, Surface Rough Coarse Red Ware
OIM 18254 -- Jar -- Clay, Baked -- 90x68mmd
Pottery Jar. Ovoid Body, Pointed Base, Neck And Rim Broken Off. Black Ware
OIM 934 -- Jar -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Breccia -- 56hx44w mm
Barrel Shape, Type 59, Pink Breccia, Surface Rough From Salt, Possibly Semainian?
OIM 1738 -- Jar -- Naqada --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 159h mm
Pear-Shaped, Flat Base, Short Neck, Round Rim.
OIM 1723 -- Jar -- Naqada, Tmb T 1407 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 244hx138w mm
Polished Red, Type P 56a, Lg Darker Patches, Rim And Neck Partly Broken, Surface Damaged.
OIM 5308 -- Jar -- Abadiya --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 253hx160d mm
OIM 753 -- Jar -- Naqada --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 321hx190d mm
Biconoid, Flat Base, Rnd Rim, Single Incised Line Around Shoulder
OIM 748 -- Jar -- Naqada, Tmb T 820 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 86dx124h mm
Rough, Type R69c, Coarse Brown Clay Smoothed.
OIM 734 -- Jar -- Naqada, Tmb T 401 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 182hx162w mm
Decorated, Type D66c, But W Simple Neck, Reconstructed From Sherds, Neck Partly Broken
OIM 29044 -- Jar -- Naga Ed-Deir -- Predynastic -- Clay, Baked
Polished Black Ware, Only Half Black
OIM 7613 -- Jar -- Abydos, Temenos, Tmb M19 -- Protodynastic -- Alabaster -- 275hx90d mm
Cylindrical, Flat Base, Short Neck, Outflaring Rnd Rim
OIM 7616 -- Jar -- Abydos, Temenos, Tmb M19 -- Protodynastic -- Alabaster
Cylinder, Flat Base, Short Neck, Flaring Rnd Rim, Ring Below Neck
OIM 7738 -- Jar -- Abydos, Temenos, Tmb M19 -- Protodynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 158hx87w mm
Coarse Sandy Red, Handmade, Cylind, Flat Base, Lower Part Of Body Bulbous, Flaring Rim.
OIM 5335 -- Jar -- Abadiya --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 116h X 88d mm
Oval Body, Pointed Base, Short Neck, Outflaring Round Rim
OIM 5241 -- Jar -- Abadiya, Grv H --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked
Conoid, Sm Base, Short Neck, Outflaring Flat Rim
OIM 8918 -- Jar -- El-Mahasna, Grv H --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 289hx223d mm
Ovoid, Rnd Base, No Neck, Flat Rim
OIM 8920 -- Jar -- El-Mahasna, Grv Hz --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 217h mm
Ovoid, Pointed Base, Short Neck, Flaring Flat Rim, Deco W Reddish Black Bands Of Water?
OIM 8923 -- Jar -- Abydos, Cemetery C2 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 322h mm
Long, Cyl, Bulbous End, Tapering Slightly To Flaring Rnd Rim, Flat Base, Polished Red Ware, Deco W Incised & White Lines, Dogs Chasing Antelopes, 3 Animals In Row From Base To Rim
OIM 18253 -- Jar -- Clay, Baked -- 124x85mmd
Ovoid Body, Tapering To Small Flat Base, Slightly Flaring Rounded Rim, Black Ware Burnished
OIM 9021 -- Jar -- Abydos --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 69hx62d mm
Ovoid, Flat Base, Flat Rim 2 Lugs, Rough Ware
OIM 9028 -- Jar -- Abydos --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 508hx252d mm
Oval, Rnd Base, Short Neck, Flaring Flat Rim, Incision On Side Below Rim, See Registration Card For Sketch Of Inscription
OIM 9516 -- Jar --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 57h mm
Double Jars, Pear Shaped, Flat Base, Outflaring Flat Rim, Joined 1 Side, 2 Perforated Lugs, Painted Red
OIM 9922 -- Jar -- Abydos ? --Predynastic -- Basalt -- 188hx105d mm
Jar, Cylind, Foot Base, Outflaring Flat Rim.
OIM 10762 -- Jar --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked
Ovoid, Flaring Flat Base, 2 Perforated Lugs, Decorated With Birds And Ships
OIM 5258 -- Jar -- Abadiya, Cem B --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 162hx153d mm
Pear Shaped, Flat Base, Short Neck, Flaring Rnd Rim, Decorated With Red Wavy Lines
OIM 10855 -- Jar --Predynastic -- Basalt -- 259hx115d mm
Jar, Ovoid, Hollow Foot Base, Flat Rim, 2 Perforated Lugs.
OIM 10862 -- Jar --Predynastic -- Breccia -- 105hx172d mm
Red, Squat Globular, Rounding Base, Flaring Flat Rim, 2 Perforated Lugs
OIM 9019 -- Jar -- Abydos --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 337hx180d mm
Ovoid, Pointed Base, Short Neck, Outflaring Flat Rim, Black Topped Ware
OIM 1775 -- Jar -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 237hx100w mm
Black Top Jar, Type B 27a, Rim And Surface Damaged.
OIM 1739 -- Jar -- Naqada --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 300hx102d mm
Pear-Shaped, Small Flat Base, Short Neck, Flat Rim.
OIM 18244 -- Jar -- Clay, Baked -- 65x56mmd
Barrel-Shaped, Flat Base, Flat Flaring Rim On Short Neck, 2 Perforated Lug Handles, Buff Ware, Decorated With 2 Ships In Dark Red
OIM 11913 -- Jar -- Abydos, Tmb 485 -- Protodynastic -- Alabaster -- 152hx34d mm
Cylind, Slightly Concave Sides, Flat Base, Outflaring Rnd Rim
OIM 1714 -- Jar -- Naqada --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked
Ovoid, Flat Base, No Neck, Rnd Rim
OIM 5174 -- Jar -- Abydos, Grv R80 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked
Pottery Jar.
OIM 5336 -- Jar -- Abadiya --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked
Black Topped Red Ware, Ovoid
OIM 1810 -- Jar -- Naqada --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 220hx114d mm
Cylind, Tapering To Flat Base, No Neck, Outflaring Rnd Rim
OIM 1793 -- Jar -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- Pl Xxi
Black Top Jar, Type B 38c Rebuilt From Fragments With Big Hole In Middle, And Part Of Rim Missing. Bibliography: Quibel,
OIM 17131 -- Jar -- Clay, Baked
Flattened Globular, Rounding Base, Outflaring Flat Rim
OIM 17607 -- Jar -- Predynastic -- Clay, Baked
Decorated
OIM 18004 -- Jar -- Clay, Baked -- 285 H X 119 D mm
Red Polished. Basket Work (?) Design In Faint Color
OIM 1848 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T 254 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 255hx108w mm
Black Top, Type B 27d, Rim Slightly Damaged, Surface Badly Damaged
OIM 1816 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 311hx118w mm
Black Top Jar, Type B36, Rim Broken And Split, Surf Dam And Covered With White Stain (Salt?)
OIM 855 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 119hx75w mm
Type B 46, Perfect But Surface In Bad Condition
OIM 1688 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T 1414 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 132hx94w mm
Type B 57b, Rim Broken & Split, Surface Badly Damaged
OIM 1814 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked
Black Top, Type B 27d, Rim And Surface Slightly Damaged **Owner's Mark:
OIM 1957 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 265hx138w mm
Black Top, Type B 22a, Upper Part Rebuilt From Sherds, Rim Broken, Surface Damaged.
OIM 885 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked
Pear Shaped, Small Flat Base, Short Neck, Flaring Flat Rim
OIM 834 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 390hx204d mm
Pear Shaped Body, Small Flat Base, No Neck, Round Rim, Black Top Ware.
OIM 775 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 188hx177w mm
Black Top, Type B 19a, Split, Rim Slightly Damaged, Surface Badly Damaged.
OIM 1679 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T 590 --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 139hx100w mm
Black-Topped Red Ware, Type B 58c, Rim Broken, Surface Badly Damaged & Split, Rnd Bottom Well Rubbed From Use.
OIM 842 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 120hx91w mm
Black Top, Type B39c, Coarse, Rim And Surface Damaged, Protruding Lip
OIM 866 -- Jar, Black-Topped -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 12.5hx10.3w Cm
Type B 62b, Rim And Surface Damaged.
OIM 858 -- Jar, Bottle -- Naqada, Tmb T --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 175hx160w mm
Type F58c, Polished Red Bottle With Long Spout Mounting Higher Than Damaged Rim
OIM 10795 -- Jar, Ovoid --Predynastic -- Syenite -- 115dx144h mm
Ovoid, Flat Base, Short Neck, Flaring Flat Rim, 2 Pierced Lugs
OIM 5816 -- Jar, Wavy-Handled -- El-Amra, Grv B --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 33hx256w mm
Wavy Handles, Base Slightly Convex, Ovoid Body Bulging In Upper Part, Ledge Handles Pushed Up And Indented, Light Red Gritty Ware
OIM 11250 -- Knife -- Predynastic-Old Kingdom -- Flint -- 183x61x8 mm
Fish Tail, Triangular, Haft Point Missing, Perforated Near Tail
OIM 11223 -- Knife -- Protodynastic -- Flint -- 186x55x7 mm
Crescent Shaped, Back Both Convex Near Point Concave Near Butt, Rnd Butt
OIM 11252 -- Knife --Predynastic -- Flint -- 115x79x6 mm
Flint Fish Tail Knife, Triangular, Short Butt.
OIM 11221 -- Knife -- Protodynastic -- Flint -- 170x35x6 mm
Crescent Shaped, Back Concave Along Blade, Convex Along Handle
OIM 7306 -- Knife, = 7286 ? -- Abydos -- Flint -- 211x52x10 mm
Long Crescent Shape, With Handle.
OIM 11237 -- Lance Head --Predynastic -- Flint -- 95x46x10 mm
Flint Lance Head, Ovoid With Sharp Point
OIM 11051 -- Mace Head --Predynastic -- Stone
White Stone Macehead, Pear Shaped, Perforated For Handle
OIM 4739 -- Mace Head -- Hierakonpolis -- Protodynastic -- Limestone -- 54hx57d mm
Flattened Top, Pear Shaped, Incomplete Perforation
OIM 6046 -- Mace Head -- Umm El-Qa'ab, Tmb Zer -- Protodynastic -- Marble -- 63hx56d mm
Dolomite Marble, Pear Shaped, Perforated, Blackened And Cracked By Fire, A Quarter Missing
OIM 4738 -- Mace Head -- Hierakonpolis -- Protodynastic -- Breccia -- 61hx62w mm
Oval, Pear Shaped, Perforated From Both Ends
OIM 11488 -- Mummy, Human, Natural -- Naga Ed-Deir --Predynastic -- Organic
Human Body In Embryonic Position
OIM 7261 -- Palette, Cosmetic -- Abydos, Town -- Protodynastic -- Slate -- 110.5lx106w mm
Rectangular, Edges Bordered By Three Incised Lines, One End Broken, One Edge Damaged
OIM 882 -- Palette, Cosmetic -- Naqada, Tmb T 1368 --Predynastic -- Slate -- 211lx112w mm
Type 38a - Fish, Rim Chipped, Small Suspension Hole Broken
OIM 5255 -- Palette, Cosmetic -- Abadiya, Grv B --Predynastic -- Slate -- 195x165x8 mm
Two Birds' Heads On Top Dos-I-Dos, Pierced For Suspension
OIM 11467 -- Palette, Cosmetic --Predynastic -- Slate -- 90hx183w mm
Fish Shape, Ventral & Dorsal Fins Indicated By Diagonal Grooves At Edges Of Body, Gills In Relief, Eye & Mouth Cut Out, Small Drill Hole Close To Dorsal Side
OIM 11466 -- Palette, Cosmetic --Predynastic -- Slate -- 289lx81w mm
Rhomboid, Surface Scaled Away In Spots, Traces Of Reddish Pigmentation May Still Be Present On One Side.
OIM 12171 -- Palette, Scribal --Predynastic -- Slate -- 127x80 mm
Quadruped W Elephant's Trunk, Eyes Inset W Lg Disks On Both Sides Connected W Slender Stem, Pierced For Suspension, Reddish Color On 1 Side
OIM 7265a -- Palette, Scribal -- Abydos -- Protodynastic -- Slate
Rectangular
OIM 10910 -- Point -- Thebes, West Plateau -- Paleo -- Flint -- 81lx36w mm
Reddish Brown
OIM 806 -- Polisher -- Naqada, Grv 1084 --Predynastic -- Flint
Irregular, Smooth
OIM 803 -- Polisher -- Naqada --Predynastic -- Flint -- 25lx11d mm
Kidney Shaped, Smooth
OIM 5811 -- Pot, Black-Topped -- El-Amra, Grv A --Predynastic -- Clay, Baked -- 164hx171w mm
Black Top, U-Shaped, Turned, Surface Abraded In Spots, Flaring Rims Chipped, One Twin Broken And Mended.
OIM 12737 -- Scraper -- Thebes, West Plateau --Predynastic -- Flint -- 75lx63w mm
Flake Tool
OIM 11915 -- Scraper -- Abydos, Tmb 485 -- Protodynastic -- Flint -- 66x36x5 mm
Rectangular, Rnd Ends
OIM 12812 -- Scraper -- Thebes, West Plateau --Predynastic -- Flint -- 120lx80w mm
Flake Tool, Broad, Thin.
OIM 12802 -- Scraper & Point -- Thebes, West Plateau --Predynastic -- Flint -- 91lx59w mm
Flake Tool.
OIM 11226 -- Spear Head -- Saghel-Baglish --Predynastic -- Flint -- 222x43x7 mm
Flint Laurel Leaf? Point, Couble Conoid, Serration Stops Near Butt
OIM 10930 -- Tool -- Flint

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