Redware beaker with potmark
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 681
Overall: 16.5 x 11 cm (6 1/2 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware (P ware)
Vessel type: beaker
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: worn and scratched; slipped and burnished
Vessel Condition: no cracks, complete
Other: potmark of X on base; “19” on base in black ink
From Mesaid tomb 681 [M/681/1]. 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