Redware jar (flask)
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 903
Overall: 14 x 9.5 cm (5 1/2 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware (P ware)
Vessel type: globular jar
Profile: ovoid (flask)
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: slipped but polish worn
Vessel Condition: very good; no cracks or chips
From Mesaid tomb 903 [M/903/c]. 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