Black-topped redware wide mouth jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 508
Overall: 18 x 12 cm (7 1/16 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware
Vessel type: wide mouthed jar
Rim type: slightly rolled
Base: flat, worn
Surface Condition: very shiny exterior
Vessel Condition: nearly complete, in 12 (twelve) fragments
From Mesaid tomb 508 debris [M/508/a]. 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