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Miniature buffware bowl

Ware type: buffware Vessel type: bowl Profile: straight sided Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: smooth buffware with a small green stain inside, and a fingerprint in the slip. Vessel Condition: good; one rim chip missing Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 956 [M/956/e]. 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,

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3 x 5.5 cm (1 3/16 x 2 3/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5536

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels