Squat redware jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 754
Overall: 9 x 11 cm (3 9/16 x 4 5/16 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware (P ware)
Vessel type: squat jar
Rim type: rolled, narrow neck
Surface Condition: areas of erosion; white deposits all over
Vessel Condition: ok- no cracks, but rim slightly chipped
From Mesaid tomb 754 [M/754/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