Redware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 192

Dimensions

Overall: 15.5 x 9.5 cm (6 1/8 x 3 3/4 in.)

Accession Number

M/192/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: Redware (polished)
Body type: Ovoid
Profile: globular
Rim type: narrow neck, rolled everted rim- slightly chipped
Base: small and flat
Surface Condition:
 Decoration:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 192 [M/192/1]. 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