Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, tomb 47, Notes: Egypt (Mesaid), tomb 47.
Overall: 47 x 17 cm (18 1/2 x 6 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Redware, flat base, rolled rim. Tall, shouldered jar with two scratched circular potmarks.
Used to be called Eg.Inv. 7547. Previous record says it is marked M/47/21 but it is not.
From Mesaid (Mesa'eed, Mesaeed), tomb 47 [M/47/8].
1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition