Redware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 122

Dimensions

Overall: 11.5 x 9 cm (4 1/2 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/122/2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Unslipped redware shoulder jar; pointed base, plain rim v-shaped crack at base.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 122 [M/122/2]. 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