Black-topped redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, tomb 109

Dimensions

Overall: 13 x 20 cm (5 1/8 x 7 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

M/109/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped redware bowl; flat sided with a flat base. Some exterior erosion, and a chipped rim.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 109 [M/109/1]. 1910: 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