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Redware bowl

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


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 707

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 11 cm (1 15/16 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1194

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: P Ware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: convex
Rim type: plain
Base: rounded
Surface Condition: worn
Vessel Condition: complete, but worn
Decoration: none
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 707 [M/707/3]. 1913: 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