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Black-topped redware beaker

Ware type: B ware- Black-topped redware Vessel type: beaker Profile: convex Rim type: rolled Base: small, flat Surface Condition: ok; black-topped redware Vessel Condition: incomplete in 21 fragments Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 765 [M/765/y]. 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 cm (10 5/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5299

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels