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Concave bowl

Ware type: R ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: concave Rim type: plain Base: flat, uneven Surface Condition: smoothed R ware, circular grooves from throwing Vessel Condition: 5 (five) pieces, 60% complete Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 955 debris [M/955/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–III, 3850–2960 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 8.5 x 26 cm (3 3/8 x 10 1/4 in.)

Accession Number

13.5810

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels