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Small redware bowl

Egyptian
Predynastic Period


Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 611

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 15 cm (2 3/8 x 5 7/8 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-710a

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Not On View

Collections

Africa and Oceania, The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels

Ware type: Redware (P ware)
Vessel type: Bowl
Profile: straight sided
Rim type: plain
Base: flat
Surface Condition: slipped and burnished; worn
Vessel Condition: complete in 4 fragments
Decoration: none
 Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 611. not on tomb card. might be misattributed to 611.
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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition