Shoulder jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, tomb 10

Dimensions

Overall: 23 x 15 cm (9 1/16 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

M/10/11

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Black-topped RW shoulder jar with a plain rim and flat base.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 10. 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.

M/10/11 on list is probably M/10/10 on grave plan.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition