An Egyptian Predynastic pottery vase Naqada II-III, circa 3500-3000 B.C. Of ovoid form with twin pierced lug handles, decorated with six segmented panels painted in umber with wavy lines, 6¾in (17.3cm) high
Provenance: The Cyrus Collection. Property of Fay Safani, New York. Inherited from Edward Safani, acquired in the 1950s.