Naqada I–II 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 556
Overall: 10.5 x 22 cm (4 1/8 x 8 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware
Vessel type: bowl
Profile: convex sided
Rim type: plain, 2 chips
Surface Condition: pinkish color; unslipped and smooth
Vessel Condition: complete, no cracks
From Mesaid tomb 556 debris [M/556/a]. 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