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Bowl fragments

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 882

Dimensions

Overall: 14.5 x 23 cm (5 11/16 x 9 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5275

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: Redware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain, slightly inverted
Base: flat
Surface Condition: interior slipped
Vessel Condition: incomplete in 12 fragments
Decoration: none
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 882, no. 1 [M/882/1]. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition