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Black-topped redware beaker

Black-topped redware beaker - incomplete in five pieces; plain rim, flat base, worn surface.

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 519 [M/519]. 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.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II 3850–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 27.5 x 17 cm (10 13/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1105

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels