Ovoid buff jar
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 910
Overall: 23 x 20 cm (9 1/16 x 7 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Marl
Vessel type: globular
Rim type: rolled everted
Surface Condition: greenish tint to buff slip; lower half a little more red
Vessel Condition: perfect- 1 small ding in the side
From Mesaid tomb 910, object k [M/910/k]. 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