D ware jar with wavy line decoration
Naqada III 3300–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 986
Overall: 16 x 11.5 cm (6 5/16 x 4 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
D ware, wet smoothed, with three groups of wavy lines in red on upper shoulder.
Globular ovoid shape, flat base, rolled rim with a collar neck. Very good condition.
From Mesaid tomb 986 [M/986/a] Mesa'eed.
1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition