Pink streaked limestone egg-shaped vase with handles
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 25
Overall: 6.5 cm (2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Egypt: Pre-Dynastic and Dynastic (Gallery 105A)
Fine-grained stone; red veined; pierced handles; rim and one handle nicked.
From Mesaid (Mesa'eed) tomb 25, no. 1 [M/25/1]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
(Accession Date: December 5, 1912)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition