Miniature black-topped redware beaker
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, 934
Overall: 12.5 x 8 cm (4 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: B ware; black-topped redware
Vessel type: beaker [miniature]
Profile: convex sides
Rim type: slightly rolled
Base: small and flat
Surface Condition: black only present on one area of the exterior rim
Vessel Condition: good but slightly worn; complete
From Mesaid, tomb 934 [M/934/2].
1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition