Black-topped redware jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 614
Overall: 14 x 12.5 cm (5 1/2 x 4 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B Ware Black-topped redware
Vessel type: globular
Rim type: plain inverted; no neck
Surface Condition: very worn
Vessel Condition: small chips in rim; complete but not in very good condition
Other: object is labelled ‘M/644/1’, but is not on the tomb card. ‘13’ written on the base of the object.
From Mesaid tomb 614 [M/614/1 on object but not on tomb card].
1911: 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