Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 958
Overall: 3.5 x 11 cm (1 3/8 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: R ware
Vessel type: dish
Rim type: plain and flaring
Surface Condition: smoothed R ware
Vessel Condition: good
Other: 2 wet incised gashes near rim- might be indications of volume measurement; fingerprints? on exterior surface
From Mesaid tomb 958 [M/958/b]. 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