Redware tall ovoid jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 34, Number 1, M/34/1
Height x diameter: 24 x 16.2 cm (9 7/16 x 6 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Redware tall ovoid jar. The surface is burnished. There is a small patch of white deposit. The base is flat and small. The rim is rolled and slightly everted. It is in good condition. The colors are well preserved.
Black ink number 14 on base.
From Mesaid tomb 34, no. 1. [M/34/1]. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition