Polished redware shoulder jar
Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 46
Overall: 30.5 x 18.5 cm (12 x 7 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Polished redware shoulder jar; flat base; rolled everted rim; vertical burnishing marks; base slightly blackened. There is also a black in number 2 on the base with the field number.
From Mesaid tomb 46 [M/46/1]. 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