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Redware bowl

Ware type: P ware Vessel type: bowl Profile: convex Rim type: plain Base: flat Surface Condition: streaky vertical burnishing marks Vessel Condition: complete, but in eleven fragments Decoration: Other:

Provenance

From Mesaid tomb 955 [M/955/c]. 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: 11 x 17 cm (4 5/16 x 6 11/16 in.)

Accession Number

13.5339

Medium or Technique

Pottery

Collections

The Ancient World

Classifications

Vessels