Redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 230

Dimensions

Overall: 7 x 17.5 cm (2 3/4 x 6 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

M/230/9

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware bowl; interior slip is vertically streaked, exterior slip around rim is horizontally streaked; flat base, plain rim.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 230 [M/230/9]. 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