Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 878
Overall: 15 x 12 cm (5 7/8 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware (P ware)
Vessel type: globular jar
Profile: ovoid, flask shape
Rim type: rolled everted; narrow neck
Surface Condition: slipped and burnished but worn
Vessel Condition: hole in side; rim chipped
From Mesaid tomb 878 [M/878/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