Squat jar decorated with spirals and wavy lines
Naqada II–III 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 850
Overall: 16 x 22 cm (6 5/16 x 8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
D ware, squat ovoid type, flat everted rim, round base, tubular lug handles, cream surface with spirals and wavy lines in red. Missing a rim piece; surface worn, especially on upper half.
From Mesaid tomb 850 [M/850/1]. No object register number found.
1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition