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Redware bowl

Ware type: Redware (P ware) Vessel type: bowl Profile: straight sided Rim type: plain, carinated Base: flat Surface Condition: white incrustations on interior Vessel Condition: ok, but some chips in the rim, and a crack in the body. Decoration: Other: possible potmark

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 646 [M/646/15]. 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

Overall: 9 x 18.5 cm (3 9/16 x 7 5/16 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-515b

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels