Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 857
Overall: 7.5 x 16 cm (2 15/16 x 6 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R Ware
Vessel type: Bowl
Profile: Straight/ irregular
Rim type: Plain
Surface Condition: Rough, white film around rim.
Vessel Condition: Good, one rim chip.
Other: Unevenly made
From Mesaid tomb 857 [M/857/1]. 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