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Jar

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


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, M 765

Dimensions

Legacy dimension: .156 H.

Accession Number

13.3922

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Shoulder type, pierced ledge handles, brown ware, cream surface, with groups of wavy lines in brown. D-Ware Jar with Pierced Lug Handles.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 765 [M/765]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: Mesaid 766 (Mesae'ed) M/766

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition