Small redware jar
Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 127
Overall: 8 x 8 cm (3 1/8 x 3 1/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
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Small redware shoulder jar (pinkish red terracotta?); fine fabric but unpolished. Surface corroded. Small flat base, rolled everted rim.
From Mesaid tomb 127 [M/127/1]: object not assigned a number on tomb card, but appears first, so given the designation of 1.
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