Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 231
Overall: 13 x 22 cm (5 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Large redware bowl; washed and lightly burnished but no shiny polish to it; small flat base, inverted plain rim.
From Mesaid tomb 231[M/231/3]. 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