Redware shoulder jar
Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 47
Overall: 31.2 x 18.5 cm (12 5/16 x 7 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Fine redware shoulder jar; shows vertical burnishing; pointed base; rolled everted rim on narrow neck; surface very worn and pitted- flaking off in places.
From Mesaid tomb 47 [M/47/32]. 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.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition