Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 929
Overall: 5 x 15 cm (1 15/16 x 5 7/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: dish
Rim type: unknown
Surface Condition: light colored
Vessel Condition: complete, crude
Other: shaped like the top of a skull- as if it had been molded to the top of a head. Deep indentations in base as if the potter’s fingers or a tool have been impressed there.
From Mesaid tomb 929 [M/929]. 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