Conical redware beaker

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 35

Dimensions

Overall: 10.8 x 12 cm (4 1/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M/35/2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Conical redware beaker with plain rim, flat base, straight sides. Traces of burnishing and spots of black smoke smudge.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 35 [M/35/2].
1910: 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