Large black-topped redware bowl
Naqada I–II 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 717
Overall: 11 x 26 cm (4 5/16 x 10 1/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: streaky burnished exterior with patches of erosion
Vessel Condition: ok condition
From Mesaid tomb 717 [M/717/2]. 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