Black-topped redware wide mouthed jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 935
Overall: 12 x 9 cm (4 3/4 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Black-topped redware (B ware)
Vessel type: wide mouthed globular jar
Rim type: plain
Base: small, flat
Surface Condition: worn; streaky burnishing
Vessel Condition: nearly complete in 2 fragments
From Mesaid tomb 935 [M/935/9]. 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