Black-topped redware beaker
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 744
Overall: 19.5 x 10.5 cm (7 11/16 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware
Vessel type: beaker
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain
Base: small flat
Surface Condition: worn and corroding
Vessel Condition: nearly complete, but in eleven fragments
Other: thick walled. No tomb card
From Mesaid tomb 744 derbis [M/744/b]. 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