Large red store jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 955
Overall: 32 x 18 cm (12 5/8 x 7 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: redware
Vessel type: tall
Profile: shoulder jar
Rim type: rolled, everted
Base: rounded point
Surface Condition: vertical marks from smoothing; white deposits at rim
Vessel Condition: 8 (eight) pieces, nearly complete
From Mesaid tomb 955, no. 7 [M/955/7]. 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