Vase with Painted Animals
Egyptian, Classical, Ancient Near Eastern Art
ca. 3300-3100 B.C.E.
Predynastic Period, early Naqada III Period
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Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund
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Vase with Painted Animals, ca. 3300-3100 B.C.E. Clay, slip, 13 x Diam. 7 in. (33 x 17.8 cm). Brooklyn Museum, Charles Edwin Wilbour Fund, 61.87. Creative Commons-BY (Photo: Brooklyn Museum, 61.87_front_PS6.jpg)
front, 61.87_front_PS6.jpg. Brooklyn Museum photograph, 2011
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Tall buff colored vase with red decorations. Above, large aardvarks (?) and below, two aardvarks (?), the one behind holding tail of foremost in his mouth; below them, a series of four serpents. On opposite side of vase a series of six vertical serpents. All decorations matt finish.
Condition: Cracked at rim.
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