Redware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 228

Dimensions

Overall: 17.5 x 13.2 cm (6 7/8 x 5 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/228/5

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Redware globular, ovoid jar. Rolled, everted rim and flat base. Unslipped and smooth surface.
Would be a good MLN candidate.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 228 [M/228/5]. 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