Black-topped redware bowl
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 841
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: worn and cracked
Vessel Condition: incomplete, in 6 (six) fragments
Other: “841” marked in pencil on side
From Mesaid, Tomb 841 [M/841/1]. Mislabeled as 841 on pottery card, and in object register.
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