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Black-topped redware jar fragments

Ware type: Black-topped redware (B ware) Vessel type: unknown Profile: unknown Rim type: plain? Base: pointed Surface Condition: very worn Vessel Condition: very bad; incomplete in 13 fragments Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 886 [M/886/1]. listed as such in object register as 886, but not on tomb card. Could be 868/1 if they messed up the numbers. 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

unreconstructable

Accession Number

13.5395

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels