Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 971
Overall: 12 x 8.5 cm (4 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: P ware
Vessel type: globular jar
Rim type: rolled
Surface Condition: worn; vertical burnishing marks on the body and around neck
Vessel Condition: good; rim slightly damaged
From Mesaid tomb 971[M/971]. 1913: 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