Decorated shoulder jar
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Object Place: Egypt, Mesaid
Overall: 13 x 9.5 cm (5 1/8 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
D ware globular shoulder jar with a small, flat base, and a flat everted rim. Decorated with a row of birds, wavy lines, a palm tree, and a triangular object (fan?). Some of the decoration is worn off. The vessel is complete, and has tubular lug handles.
No provenance on accession card, but found stored with Mesaid items.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition