Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 807
Overall: 23 x 21.5 cm (9 1/16 x 8 7/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware
Vessel type: Beaker
Rim type: Plain
Surface Condition: Interior slip and burnish to one inch on exterior rim. Comb marks on exterior.
Vessel Condition: Good. One small hole in base.
Other: Could be 13-3-1264 but no match on dimensions.
From Mesaid tomb 807 [M/807/1]. 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