Squat jar decorated with wavy lines
Naqada II–III 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 771
Overall: 7.5 x 8.5 cm (2 15/16 x 3 3/8 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
D ware - Squat, ovoid type, tubular lug handles, brown ware, cream-pink surface, decorated with encircling horizontal bands of wavy lines in red. Lines also on rim and base. Some white deposits on surface, otherwise in good condition. Complete.
From Mesaid tomb 773 [M/773] Mesa'eed.
1913: Excavated by the Harvard University–Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt.
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition