Squat ovoid jar with lug handles

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


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 47/5

Dimensions

Height x width: 10 x 12.5 cm (3 15/16 x 4 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5126

Medium or Technique

Limestone

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Provenance

From Mesaid, grave 47 (M/47/5). 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.

(Accession date: March 29, 2004)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition