Tall redware jar
Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 551
Overall: 25 x 12 cm (9 13/16 x 4 3/4 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Ware type: Redware
Vessel type: slender
Rim type: rolled everted; narrow neck
Surface Condition: streaky vertical burnish
Vessel Condition: good
From Mesaid tomb 551[M/551/1]. 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