Decorated shoulder jar with wavy lines

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada II–III 3650–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 864

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 9 cm (3 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3921

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware (P ware); Shoulder type, tubular lug handles, flat base, flat worn rim; 4 vertical registers of wavy lines in red.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 864 [M/864/a].
No object register number?
1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition