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Ovoid vessel, lacking of the rim, covered with crossed stripes of papyrus and with leather batons, placed on top of a ring support made with linen rolls. From the grave goods of child mummy S. 278

S. 280
Clay, cyperus papyrus, cloth / linen, leather
16.5 x 13.5 cm
3300–3000 BCE
Predynastic Period, late 4th millennium BC
Purchased by Schiaparelli in Egypt (1900–1901)
Sala 15 Vetrina 02
Museo Egizio