Decorated shoulder jar
Naqada III, 3300–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 882
Overall: 25 x 23 cm (9 13/16 x 9 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: D ware
Vessel type: tall
Rim type: rolled
Surface Condition: good; light colored slip
Vessel Condition: base missing
Decoration: decorated wtih diagonal brush strokes in 14 groups of 3
From Mesaid tomb 882, no. 3 [M/882/3]. 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