Small shoulder jar
Naqada I–III 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 844
Overall: 9.5 x 7 cm (3 3/4 x 2 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Buff Ware
Vessel type: Globular
Rim type: Plain everted
Surface Condition: Smooth dirty buff color
Vessel Condition: Good; one crack
Other: Two lug handles; very cute.
From Mesaid tomb 844 [M/844/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