Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 924
Overall: 7.5 x 12 cm (2 15/16 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Marl? or redware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: convex sides
Rim type: plain, inverted; but painted with a band of red
Surface Condition: orange color, fine temper
Vessel Condition: good
Decoration: band of red only at rim; drips down sides in 2 spots
From Mesaid tomb 924 [M/924/1]. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition