Redware bowl decorated with white vegetal motif

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Nagada I, 3850–3650 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Tomb 789

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 12 cm (1 3/4 x 4 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.3934

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: C ware
Vessel type: small bowl
Profile: concave
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition: shiny
Vessel Condition: repaired, complete
Decoration: C ware; white vegetal motif on interior
Other: Nagada I

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 789 [M/789/7]. 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