Black-topped redware shoulder jar
Naqada I–II 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 514
Overall: 14 x 12 cm (5 1/2 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Black-topped redware shoulder jar; small flat base, rolled rim, complete and in good condition except for one crack. Haemetite glaze.
From Mesaid tomb 514 [M/514/1]. 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