Red ware shoulder jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, tomb 6

Dimensions

Overall: 22.5 x 15.5 cm (8 7/8 x 6 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

M/6/4

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware shoulder jar with a rolled, everted rim, and a small, flat base.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 6 [M/6/4]. 1910: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition