Redware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 227

Dimensions

Overall: 14 x 11 cm (5 1/2 x 4 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/227/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: Redware
Body type: shoulder
Profile:
Rim type: no rim
Base: pointed
Surface Condition: smoke smudged
 Decoration:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 227 [M/227/1]. 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