Buff ware jar
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 663
Overall: 10.5 x 9 cm (4 1/8 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Buff ware (S ware?)
Vessel type: globular jar
Rim type: flat everted
Base: small and flat
Surface Condition: hard brownish buffware; rough temper, but not straw
Vessel Condition: good, rim chips
Other: 2 small lug handles
From Mesaid tomb 663 [M/663/2]. 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