Black-topped redware beaker
Naqada I–II 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 707
Overall: 15 x 11 cm (5 7/8 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware
Vessel type: beaker
Rim type: plain
Base: small flat
Surface Condition: worn; vertical burnishing marks
Vessel Condition: one large fragment is missing
Other: ‘30’ written on base
From Mesaid tomb 707 [M/707/2]. 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