Small redware jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 831
Overall: 10.5 x 6.5 cm (4 1/8 x 2 9/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: P Ware (Redware)
Vessel type: Tall
Rim type: Rolled
Surface Condition: Smooth
Vessel Condition: Very good
Decoration: Painted red but not polished, darker at base.
Other: Very cute
From Mesaid tomb 831 [M/831]. 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