Ovoid jar with pointed base

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 948

Dimensions

Length: 7 cm (2 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3800

Medium or Technique

Alabaster

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 948 [M/948]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

(Accession date: December 4, 1913)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition