Squat ovoid jar
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 47, Number 31, M/47/31
Height x diameter: 12.5 x 17.2 cm (4 15/16 x 6 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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S ware squat ovoid jar. The base is round and the rim is carinated. It has tubular handles. It is a pale salmon color. It is made of marl clay. It is in excellent condition.
From Mesaid tomb 47, no. 31 [M/47/31]. 1910: 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