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Buff ware bowl

Ware type: Buff ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: convex Rim type: plain, slightly inverted Base: flat Surface Condition: smoothed, self-slipped or unslipped Vessel Condition: complete in 6 pieces Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 984 [M/984/a]. 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

Dimensions

Overall: 9 x 16.5 cm (3 9/16 x 6 1/2 in.)

Accession Number

13.5324

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels