Black-topped redware beaker
Nagada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 661
Overall: 13.5 x 9.5 cm (5 5/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware (P ware)
Vessel type: beaker
Rim type: plain, chipped
Base: rounded point
Surface Condition: worn, especially near base
Vessel Condition: no cracks
Other: small irregularity at base, “t99” (?) on side
From Mesaid tomb 661 [M/661/1]. 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