Black-topped redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 64

Dimensions

Overall: 10 x 16.5 cm (3 15/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

M/64/3

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped redware bowl (complete) with straight sides, flat base; one area is fractured and nearly falling out of the side of the pot.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 64 [M/64/3]. 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