Small shoulder jar

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 922

Dimensions

Overall: 4.5 x 5.2 cm (1 3/4 x 2 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5523

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: S ware?
Vessel type: squat
Profile: shoulder
Rim type: rolled everted
Base: flat
Surface Condition: smooth orangish-brown
Vessel Condition: good; very cute vessel
Decoration: none

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 922 [M/922]. 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.
This object was also registered as 13-4-98 as a small find.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition