Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 863
Overall: 6.5 x 13 cm (2 9/16 x 5 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: plain
Base: small flat
Surface Condition: interior slipped and burnished; white deposits
Vessel Condition: good; few rim chipes
From Mesaid tomb 863 [M/863]. 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