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Red brown ware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 515

Dimensions

Overall: 5 x 11.5 cm (1 15/16 x 4 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-859

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Red brown ware bowl complete in 2 fragments; burnished interior, plain rim, round base.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 515 [M/515].
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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition