Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 955
Overall: 4.5 x 8.5 cm (1 3/4 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Nile silt
Vessel type: Bowl
Rim type: Plain
Surface Condition: Smooth brown Nile silt
Vessel Condition: Very good
Other: Three dots incised on side arranged in diagonal triangular shape. [may be volume indicator?]
From Mesaid tomb 955 [M/955/e]. DF notes that object is not on tomb card, mislabeled on pottery card (DF, 6/04). 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