Redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II
3850–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 66

Dimensions

Overall: 9.5 x 26.2 cm (3 3/4 x 10 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/66/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware bowl; flat base, polished interior, slightly inverted rolled rim.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 66 [M/66/1]. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition