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Black-topped redware bowl

Ware type: B ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: straight-sided Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: worn and cracked Vessel Condition: incomplete, in 6 (six) fragments Decoration: Other: "841" marked in pencil on side

Provenance

From Mesaid, Tomb 841 [M/841/1]. Mislabeled as 841 on pottery card, and in object register. 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–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Accession Number

13.5495

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels