Shoulder jar with palm trees and birds
Naqada II–III 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 832
Overall: 10.5 x 7.5 cm (4 1/8 x 2 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
D ware; globular shoulder type, flat base, flat everted rim; tubular lug handles; brown ware, pinkish surface decorated with palms, and S shaped birds coming from a box in red; 5 straight lines around rim; some chipping and wear.
From Mesaid tomb 832 [M/832/1] Mesa'eed. 1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. Does not seem to be an object register number for this object, but is on tomb card.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition