Black-topped redware beaker
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 570
Overall: 12 x 7.5 cm (4 3/4 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: bealer
Profile: convex sided
Rim type: plain, only one-third present
Surface Condition: worn, white film on exterior
Vessel Condition: incomplete in two fragments
From Mesaid tomb 570 [M/570/1]. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition