Concave redware bowl
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 959
Overall: 13 x 33 cm (5 1/8 x 13 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: rolled
Surface Condition: interior has nice swirling burnish; exterior is slipped and has a wide band of burnishing near rim.
Vessel Condition: incomplete in four pieces
From Mesaid tomb 959 [M/959/b]. 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