Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 646
Overall: 15 x 16 cm (5 7/8 x 6 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware (P ware)
Vessel type: jar
Profile: ovoid, globular
Rim type: rolled everted
Surface Condition: burnished redware, worn
Vessel Condition: cracked and poor
Other: number not marked on object, but it was matched with number 6 on the tomb card.
From Mesaid tomb 646 [M/646/6]. 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