Squat buff shoulder jar
Naqada I–II, 50–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 944
Overall: 6.3 x 6.7 cm (2 1/2 x 2 5/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Red with buff slip
Vessel type: squat jar
Rim type: flattened, everted
Base: small, flat
Surface Condition: red with buff slip
Vessel Condition: rim mostly broken, otherwise good
From Mesaid tomb 944 [M/944/2]. 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