Globular redware flask or bottle
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 13, debris
Overall: 19 x 12.2 cm (7 1/2 x 4 13/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Globular redware jar (bottle shape) with narrow neck and plain everted rim, flat base. Vertical burnishing. One small hole in body.
Additional number in black ink on base “14”, unknown designation.
From Mesaid tomb 13, debris [M/13/4]. 1910: 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