Flattened ovoid jar with lug handles
Naqada II, 3650–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid (Mesa'eed), Tomb 47
Height x diameter: 7.8 x 4.5 cm (3 1/16 x 1 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Limestone; pink and white; shape of sack; handles modeled on shoulders; one broken; rim also chipped. From Mesa’eed.
From Mesaid (Mesa'eed), tomb 47 no. 18. [M/47/18]. 1910, excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian Government.
(Accession Date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition