Miniature buff bowl
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 955
Overall: 3.5 x 8 cm (1 3/8 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Buff ware
Vessel type: Bowl
Profile: Slightly convex
Rim type: Plain
Surface Condition: Light salmon; two incised marks [could be volume indicator?]
Vessel Condition: Good
From Mesaid tomb 955, no. 9 [M/955/9]. 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