Redware shoulder jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 646
Overall: 23 x 16 cm (9 1/16 x 6 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware (P ware)
Vessel type: jar
Rim type: rolled, everted
Surface Condition: unslipped Redware
Vessel Condition: large crack on the body, and hole on side of body.
Other: number 15 is written on the base
From Mesaid tomb 646 [M/646/9]. 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