Black-topped redware jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 685
Overall: 12.5 x 9 cm (4 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware (Black-topped redware)
Vessel type: globular
Rim type: plain; wide mouthed
Surface Condition: slightly worn; vertical burnish
Vessel Condition: 1 rim chip
From Mesaid tomb 685 [M/685/1]. 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