Coarse redware beaker

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


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 963

Dimensions

Overall: 25 x 18 cm (9 13/16 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5400

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: P ware
Vessel type: beaker
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain
Base: rounded
Surface Condition: has a few black spots
Vessel Condition: very good
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 963 [M/963/1]. 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