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Redware bowl

Ware type: Redware (P ware) Vessel type: Bowl Profile: Concave Rim type: Flat Base: Plain Surface Condition: Slip and burnish on interior and rim Vessel Condition: Seven pieces complete Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 841[M/841/2]. 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 I Period, Naqada I–II, 3850–3300 B.C.

Findspot

Mesaid, Egypt

Dimensions

Overall: 6 x 18 cm (2 3/8 x 7 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5496

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels