Squat S ware jar
Naqada II, 3650–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 16
Overall: 13.5 x 19.5 cm (5 5/16 x 7 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Squat salmon colored ovoid jar with round base; flattened everted rim; tubular lug handles; interior surface flaking off; white encrustation.
From Mesaid tomb 16 [M/16/1]. 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