Squat D ware jar with red spiral decorations

Egyptian
Predynastic Periods
Naqada II–III 3650–2960 B.C.


Object Place: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 504

Dimensions

Overall: 8 x 9.7 cm (3 1/8 x 3 13/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.3938

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Squat D ware jar; pierced tubular lug handles; flat everted rim, round base, decorated all over with spirals in red.
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Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 504 [M/504/1]. 1913: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt.

Findspot Information: From Mesaid [Mesa'eed] M/504/1

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition