Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 910
Overall: 6 x 13.5 cm (2 3/8 x 5 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: dish
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: smoke smudging on base
Vessel Condition: one crack but ok
Other: finger impressions on base; impressed X across entire base as if 2 strings or pieces of straw had been applied while wet.
From Mesaid tomb 910, object h [M/910/h]. 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