Black-topped redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 41

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .053 H. .143 Length: .101 W.

Accession Number

11.633

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red ware oval bowl; hand-polished; black top and interior; plain rim - chipped; flat base; good conditon. From Mesa’eed.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 41, no. 2 [M/41/2]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition