redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period, Naqada I–III
3850–2960 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 211

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 10.3 cm (1 3/4 x 4 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/211/7

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware
Rim type: plain, chipped
Base: flat
Surface Condition: very light salmon color
Decoration: none

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 211[M/211/7]. 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