Black-topped redware beaker
Naqada I–II 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 642
Overall: 14.5 x 9.5 cm (5 11/16 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware
Vessel type: beaker
Rim type: slightly pinched
Base: small flat
Surface Condition: pitted and worn
Vessel Condition: rim chipped; otherwise complete
From Mesaid tomb 642 [M/642/2]. 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