Squat shoulder jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 866
Overall: 9 x 9 cm (3 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware
Vessel type: squat
Rim type: rolled everted
Surface Condition: unslipped redware
Vessel Condition: good; some white deposits on base; black speckles at base and on rim.
From Mesaid tomb 866 [M/866/c]. 1913: 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