Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 982
Overall: 2.5 x 3.5 cm (1 x 1 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Coarse brown ware; traces of a red slip or haematite wash.
Squat, ovoid shape, round base, rolled rim. In fair condition with slight damage at rim.
From Mesaid tomb 982 [M/982]
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