Large straight-sided redware bowl
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 18, Number 1, M/18/1
Height x diameter: 10 x 36.5 cm (3 15/16 x 14 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Very large straight-sided redware bowl (P ware). It has an asymmetrical mouth. The interior is polished and a darker red. The base is flat, and the rim is plain. The surface is worn.
From Mesaid tomb 18, no. 1 [M/18/1]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition