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Redware bowl

Ware type: redware (P ware) Vessel type: bowl Profile: straight-sided Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: fine spots; decaying interior Vessel Condition: one large body crack Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 793. not on tomb card; may be misattributed to 793. 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, Nagada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 11.5 x 28 cm (4 1/2 x 11 in.)

Accession Number

13-3-1262

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels