Egyptian Naqada II painted pottery jar
Predynastic, Naqada II period, ca. 3600- 3200 B.C.
Ovoid vessel restored from two pieces, lug handles, body decorated with four vertical bands filled with horizontally wavy lines. Slight restauration at the rim and a light surface wear and patina.
Size: 11.7 x 9,7 cms, including the handles.
Price: 2500 euros
1960- 1980 Collection of Randi and Johan Daehnfeldt, Denmark
2015 Helios Gallery, London, UK.
Very good- good, in spite of extreme age this piece has minor restaurations.
Market reference for similar piece
Christie’s Sale 2605 lot 103 – 5th December 2012
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