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Unslipped redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 955

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 26 cm (3 3/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.5811

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: Redware (P Ware)
Vessel type: Bowl
Profile: Concave
Rim type: Plain
Base: Flat
Surface Condition: Unslipped redware, coarse
Vessel Condition: Complete in five pieces
Decoration:
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 955 [M/955/g]. DF notes that object is not on tomb card (6/04). 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition