Shoulder jar with wavy line decoration
Naqada II–III 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 833
Overall: 13.5 x 10 cm (5 5/16 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
D ware; globular shoulder type, tubular lug handles, flat everted rim, small flat base; pinkish surface with 4 panels of about 24 wavy lines in red, spiral on base. Flaking in one area near base, otherwise good condition.
From Mesaid tomb 833 [M/833/5]. Mesa'eed.
1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition