Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 944
Overall: 11 x 7.5 cm (4 5/16 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: P ware
Vessel type: tall jar
Rim type: rolled, slightly chipped
Base: small, flat
Surface Condition: slipped and burnished; black stain on surface
Vessel Condition: cracked in a few places
From Mesaid, tomb 944 [M/944/3].
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