Redware jar

Egyptian
Predynastic


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 199

Dimensions

Overall: 15 x 7.5 cm (5 7/8 x 2 15/16 in.)

Accession Number

M/199/2

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: redware
Body type: shoulder
Rim type: rolled, everted
Base: pointed
Surface Condition: good

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 199 [M/199/2]. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition