Black-topped redware beaker
Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 118
Overall: 13.2 x 9 cm (5 3/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Black-topped beaker, small flat base, convex sides, rolled rim, one crack, nice colors. Potmark of scratched cross-lined design. Black ink 7 on base.
From Mesaid tomb 118 [M/118/1]. 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