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Miniature redware dish

Ware type: Redware (P ware) Vessel type: dish Profile: convex Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: some white deposits Vessel Condition: good; 1 rim chip Decoration: none Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid, tomb 910, object b. M/910/b. 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. See 13-3-599.

Credit Line

Harvard University—Boston Museum of Fine Arts Expedition

Egyptian, Predynastic Period, Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 3.5 x 9 cm (1 3/8 x 3 9/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5806.1

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels