Black-topped redware wide-mouthed jar
Naqada I–II 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 581
Overall: 13.5 x 8.5 cm (5 5/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Black-topped redware (B ware)
Vessel type: wide mouthed shoulder jar
Profile: convex sided
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: worn, some discoloration
Vessel Condition: crack in body
From Mesaid tomb 581 [M/581/2]. 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