Small ovoid jar with lug handles
Naqada II, 3650–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid (Mesa'eed), Tomb 47
Height x diameter: 5.1 x 4.7 cm (2 x 1 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Basalt; good condition except for small piece out of rim; handles modeled on shoulders. From Mesa’eed.
From Mesaid (Mesa'eed), tomb 47, no. 3. [M/47/3]. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the Egyptian Government
(Accession Date: March 2, 1911)
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition