Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 230, Number 8, M/230/8
Height x diameter: 23 x 16.7 cm (9 1/16 x 6 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Unslipped redware tall ovoid jar. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. It has a long narrow neck. It is complete and in good condition.
From Mesaid tomb 230, no. 8 [M/230/8]. 1910: 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