Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 952
Overall: 6 x 10.5 cm (2 3/8 x 4 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: light red fabric, light exterior
Vessel Condition: nearly complete, and in four fragments
Other: series of fingerprints around upper half of body
From Mesaid tomb 952, no. 3 [M/952/3]. 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