Redware shoulder jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 22

Dimensions

Overall: 13.7 x 7.5 cm (5 3/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/22/1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Small redware shoulder jar; pointed base; rolled everted rim; surface polished but worn off.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 22 [M/22/1]. 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