Black-topped redware beaker
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 744
Overall: 12 x 9 cm (4 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware
Vessel type: beaker
Rim type: flaring, plain
Surface Condition: worn on the majority of the surface
Vessel Condition: complete, but chips missing from the rim
Other: ‘19’ written on the base
From Mesaid tomb 744, no. 2 [M/744/2]. 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