Redware beaker with scalloped border
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 956
Overall: 13 x 9.5 cm (5 1/8 x 3 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware
Vessel type: beaker
Profile: slightly concave (wider at base)
Rim type: rolled
Surface Condition: slipped. Band of scalloped impressions near neck
Vessel Condition: good; rim slightly eroded
Other: N3b W80
From Mesaid tomb 956 [M/956/b]. 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