Redware bowl with potmark
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 955
Overall: 9.5 x 18 cm (3 3/4 x 7 1/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: interior streaky slip and burnish
Vessel Condition: very good
Other: wet incised mark near base V shaped- may be volume indicator
From Mesaid tomb 955, no. 14 [M/955/14]. 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