Wavy handled shoulder jar
Naqada II–III, 3650–2960 B.C.
Findspot: Egypt, Mesaid, Tomb 47, Number 24, M/47/24
Height x diameter: 26 x 19 cm (10 1/4 x 7 1/2 in.)
Medium or Technique
Not On View
Buff colored wavy handled shoulder jar. The base is flat, and the rim is rolled and everted. The interior surface is flaking. Otherwise it is in very good condition.
From Mesaid tomb 47, no. 24 [M/47/24]. 1910: 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