Large redware bowl
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 959
Overall: 13.5 x 29 cm (5 5/16 x 11 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: P ware (Redware)
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: interior is slipped and burnished, but has large black stains
Vessel Condition: incomplete and in four fragments; was previously glued
Other: included is one rim fragment which does not belong to this vessel.
From Mesaid tomb 959 [M/959/a]. 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