Small fine bowl
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 910
Overall: 5 x 9 cm (1 15/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Marl?
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: orange color, fine fabric; slipped but no burnish
Vessel Condition: complete except for a rim piece
Other: potmark on side may be volume indicator; shaped like 2 vertical gashes flaked by a horizontal gash on either side
From Mesaid tomb 910 [M/910/l] also see M/910/C (incorrect, previous number). 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