Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 955
Overall: 11 x 17 cm (4 5/16 x 6 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: P ware
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: streaky vertical burnishing marks
Vessel Condition: complete, but in eleven fragments
From Mesaid tomb 955 [M/955/c]. 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