Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 749
Overall: 22 x 14.5 cm (8 11/16 x 5 11/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: P ware
Vessel type: jar
Profile: globular, ovoid
Rim type: plain, everted
Surface Condition: good condition; nice slip and burnish.
Vessel Condition: hole in base, chipped rim
Other: narrow neck. Card dated it to Naqada II b.
From Mesaid tomb 749 debris [M/749/a]. 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