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Black-topped redware beaker

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–II 3850–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 519

Dimensions

Overall: 27.5 x 17 cm (10 13/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1105

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped redware beaker - incomplete in five pieces; plain rim, flat base, worn surface.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 519 [M/519].
1913: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition