Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 138
Overall: 11 x 27 cm (4 5/16 x 10 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Redware bowl with deep straight sides; flat base; plain rim; polished interior; exterior very flaky. Extra number 2 on base.
From Mesaid tomb 138, object 4 [extra number 2 inked on base] [M/138/4].
1910: 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