Bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 10

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 21.6 cm (3 9/16 x 8 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

11.323

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Bowl, polished interior, plain rim, flat base with an incised mark on it’s base which resembles a swastika. [see accession card for drawing]

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 10, no. 7 [M/10/7]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition