<em>Vase with Painted Animals</em>, ca. 3300–3100 B.C.E. Clay, pigment, 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)

Vase with Painted Animals

Medium: Clay, pigment

Geograhical Locations:

Dates:ca. 3300–3100 B.C.E.

Dimensions: 13 x Diam. 7 in. (33 x 17.8 cm)


Accession Number: 61.87

Image: 61.87_front_PS6.jpg,

Catalogue Description:
Tall buff colored vase with red decorations. Above, large crocodiles (?) and below, two crocodiles (?), 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.

Brooklyn Museum