Small redware shoulder jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 765
Overall: 12.5 x 7 cm (4 15/16 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware
Vessel type: globular
Profile: shoulder (kind of flask shaped)
Rim type: plain
Surface Condition: worn; slipped and burnished
Vessel Condition: fair, some rim chips and a small hole in the body
From Mesaid tomb 765 [M/765/b]. 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