Small buffware bowl with potmark
Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 952
Overall: 5 x 10 cm (1 15/16 x 3 15/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: buff ware
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: plain, chipped
Surface Condition: pale orange color
Vessel Condition: body is cracked
Other: wet incised potmark on base- a cresent shaped gash; could be a volume measurement
From Mesaid tomb 952, no. 4 [M/952/4]. 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