Black-topped redware beaker
Nagada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 785
Overall: 17 x 12 cm (6 11/16 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware
Vessel type: beaker
Rim type: plain
Base: small, flat
Surface Condition: interior has rusty deposits
Vessel Condition: complete, but in two fragments
From Mesaid tomb 785 [M/785/6]. 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