Miniature shoulder jar
Naqada II–III 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 924
Overall: 7.5 x 8 cm (2 15/16 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: S ware, marl?
Vessel type: squat
Profile: high shoulder
Rim type: rolled everted
Base: small, flat
Surface Condition: buff with darker patches
Vessel Condition: excellent
From Mesaid tomb 924 [M/924/6]. 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