Small redware bowl
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 881
Overall: 4 x 9 cm (1 9/16 x 3 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware (P ware)
Vessel type: bowl
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: orange fabric; grooves from turning visible on the interior
Vessel Condition: complete; good
Other: slight gash on side near base may be a volume indicator potmark
From Mesaid tomb 881 [M/881/a]. 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