Wide-mouth shoulder jar
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 958
Overall: 14.5 x 13 cm (5 11/16 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Buff ware
Vessel type: Squat
Rim type: Rolled
Surface Condition: Heavily salt and gravel encrusted
Vessel Condition: Good
Other: Tiny fossil on side; possible potmark on bottom
From Mesaid tomb 958 [M/958/9]. 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