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Black incised bowl

Dark ground; hand worked; geometrical designs incised in the surface, both exterior and interior; broken and mended.

Provenance

Mesaid tomb 123 [M/123/3]. 1911: excavated by the Harvard University–Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition: assigned to the MFA in the division of finds by the government of Egypt. (Accession Date: March 2, 1911)

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Early Predynastic Period,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Accession Number

11.321

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels