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Black-topped redware beaker fragments

Ware type: (B ware); Black-topped redware Vessel type: beaker Profile: convex Rim type: flat Base: slightly everted Surface Condition: ok Vessel Condition: incomplete in 8 fragments Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 895 [M/895/2]. 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 height: 13 cm (5 1/8 in.)

Accession Number

13.5391

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels