Black-topped redware wide-mouthed jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 130
Overall: 15.9 x 13.2 cm (6 1/4 x 5 3/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Redware; hand-polished; black-topped; broken and mended. Small flat base, rolled rim; wide mouth jar or convex sided beaker.
From Mesaid tomb 130, no. 1 [M/130/1]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition