Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 72
Overall: 15.5 x 11.2 cm (6 1/8 x 4 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Redware ovoid jar; flat base, narrow neck, rolled everted rim; vertical burnishing marks.
From Mesaid tomb 72 [M/72/18]. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition