Black-topped redware beaker
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 785
Overall: 18.5 x 15.5 cm (7 5/16 x 6 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Black-topped redware (B ware )
Vessel type: beaker
Profile: convex sided
Rim type: plain
Base: small, flat
Surface Condition: good; wide band of black on one side
Vessel Condition: good- 1 rim chip
From Mesaid tomb 785, no. 2 [M/785/2]. 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