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Redware bowl

Ware type: Redware (P Ware) Vessel type: Bowl Profile: Straight-sided Rim type: Flat Base: Plain/slightly rolled Surface Condition: Slipped, exterior comb marks Vessel Condition: Complete in seven pieces Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 805, no. 3 [M/805/3]. 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: 10.5 x 25.5 cm (4 1/8 x 10 1/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5306

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels