Black-topped redware bowl
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 983
Overall: 13.5 x 42 cm (5 5/16 x 16 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Black-topped redware (B ware)
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: interior surface is black, exterior is slipped and burnished red
Vessel Condition: complete in 24 pieces
From Mesaid tomb 983 [M/983]. not on tomb card.
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