Naqada I–III, 3850–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 155?
Legacy dimension: .03 Length: .006 W.
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Mottled gray and brown; fine-grained; rectangular cubic shape; good condition. A weight? From Mesa’eed.
From Mesaid. 1910: excavated by the Harvard University-Museum of Fine Arts Expedition; assigned to the MFA by the government of Egypt. Object was previously attributed to M/155/1, which is listed on the tomb card as a jar. Actual number not known. (DF, 6/04).
Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition