Marl shoulder jar with lug handles
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 916
Overall: 10.5 x 8.5 cm (4 1/8 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: S ware or D ware
Vessel type: globular jar
Rim type: flat, everted
Surface Condition: mostly covered with white deposits
Vessel Condition: good but rim chipped
Decoration: no trace, but is the kind of vessel that is potentially decorated
Other: 2 tubular lug handles
From Mesaid tomb 916 [M/916/2]. 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