Ovoid jar decorated with imitation stone pattern in red
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 903
Overall: 12.5 x 9.5 cm (4 15/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: D ware
Vessel type: globular
Rim type: flat everted
Surface Condition: not good; cracked and chipping
Vessel Condition: not good; large hole in side
Decoration: all over fish scales or net pattern
Other: 2 tubular lug handles
From Mesaid tomb 903 [M/903/a]. 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