Shoulder jar decorated wtih wavy lines
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 880
Overall: 18 x 14 cm (7 1/16 x 5 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: D ware
Vessel type: tall jar
Rim type: extremely eroded
Surface Condition: very worn and cracking
Vessel Condition: poor but complete; hole in one side
Decoration: 6 vertical registers of horizontal wavy lines
Other: Tubular lug handles
From Mesaid tomb 880, no. 1. [M/880/1]. 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